Election Information

  The next election for open Village Board member positions will be April 2023.       

  • The term of office for Mayor is four (4) years. 
  • The term of office for each Board of Trustee position is four (4) years. 
  •   The term of office for the Village Clerk position is four (4) years. 
      Election Filing Information 
      IML - A Candidates Guide to Municipal Government

To qualify to hold office a candidate must meet the following criteria; 
Be a registered voter in the Village of Cary.
Reside in the Village for at least one year preceding the election.
Must not be in arrears in the payment of any tax or other indebtedness due the Village.
Must not have been convicted in any court located in the United States of any infamous crime, bribery, perjury, or other felony

Additional Election information can be found at the McHenry County Clerk's website and,
Illinois State Board of Elections.