2017 Missouri Election Calendar

Official
Election Day

Style of Election

Last Day to
Register to Vote

First Day for
Candidate Filing

Last Day for
Candidate Filing

Final Certification
Date

February 7, 2017

Bond elections may be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in February but no other issue shall be included on the ballot for such election.

January 11, 2017

October 18, 2016


[Jurisdictions in Kansas City begin filing October 25, 2016]

November 22, 2016

November 29, 2016

March 7, 2017


(see local charter)

Charter cities and charter counties ONLY

February 8, 2017

November 15, 2016


[Jurisdictions in Kansas City begin filing November 22,  2016]

December 20, 2016

December 27, 2016

April 4, 2017

General Municipal Election Day

March 8, 2017

December 13, 2016

[Jurisdictions in Kansas City begin filing December 20, 2016]

January 17, 2017

January 24, 2017

August 8, 2017

Available for public elections

July 12, 2017

April 18, 2017

May 23, 2017

May 30, 2017

November 7, 2017

Available for public elections

October 11, 2017

July 18, 2017*

August 22, 2017*

August 29, 2017

*Opening and closing of filing for jurisdictions authorized to elect directors in November, such as 911 & Emergency Services directors.

[Bracketed dates apply to any jurisdiction partially or wholly located in Kansas City, Missouri.]

 

Statutory References (RSMo)
Official Election Day §§ 115.121, 115.123
Style of Election §§ 115.121, 115.123
Last Day to Register  § 115.135.1
First Day to File §§ 115.127.5, 115.329.1, 115.349.2, 115.761
Last Day to File §§ 115.127.5, 115.329.1, 115.349.1
Final Certification Date    §§ 115.125, 115.387, 115.401, 116.240