Election Calendar

May 3, 2022 - County Primary & Rockford City Election 

The following offices will be on the ballot: 
Circuit Court Judge (5th Judicial District - Divisions 1 & 2), Chancellor (4th/5th Judicial District), District Attorney General (5th Judicial District), Public Defender (5th Division), County Mayor, County Commission (21 seats), Trustee, General Sessions Judge (Divisions 1,2,3,4), Sheriff, Circuit Court Clerk, County Clerk, Registrar of Deeds, Highway Superintendent, Rockford City Commission (2 seats)


1st Day to Pick Up a Petition:  December 20, 2021 (could be delayed due to redistricting)
Candidate Qualifying Deadline: February 17, 2022 @ NOON 
Sheriff's POST & Highway Board Deadline:  February 3, 2022

Candidate Withdrawal Deadline*: February 24, 2022 @ NOON
First Day to Request an Absentee By-Mail Ballot:  February 2, 2022
Last Day to Receive an Absentee By-Mail Ballot Request:  April 26, 2022
Last Day to Register to Vote: April 4, 2022
Early Voting:  April 13 - 28, 2022

August 4, 2022 - Federal & State Primary, County General, Friendsville & Townsend City Election  

The following Offices will be on the General Ballot - 
all county offices in the May 3 Primary plus County School Board (Districts 1,3,5,7), City of Friendsville - Commission (3 seats), City of Townsend - Commission (3 seats).   
Federal & State offices on the ballot are: 
Governor, US House of Representatives, TN House of Representatives (8th & 20th), State Executive Committeeman & Committeewoman (1 Republican / 1 Democrat). 


1st Day to Pick Up a Petition: February 7, 2022

Candidate Qualifying Deadline: April 7, 2022 @ NOON
Candidate Withdrawal Deadline: April 14, 2022 @ NOON
First day to Request an Absentee By-Mail Ballot: May 6, 2022
Last Day to Receive an Absentee By-Mail Ballot Request: July 28, 2022
Last Day to Register to Vote: July 5, 2022
Early Voting: July 15 - 30, 2022


November 8, 2022 - Federal & State General, Alcoa, Louisville & Maryville City Election



Federal & State General ballot -
All federal & state offices from the Aug. 4, 2022 election (except State Executive Committeeman / Committeewoman). 
Other offices on the ballot:  City of Alcoa - City Commission (3 seats), School Board (2 seats), City of Louisville - Mayor,  Alderman (2 seats), City of Maryville - City Council (3 seats), School Board (3 seats).   


1st Day to Pick Up a Petition: June 20, 2022 
Candidate Qualifying Deadline: August 18, 2022 @ NOON
Candidate Withdrawal deadline: August 25, 2022 @ NOON
First Day to Request an Absentee By-Mail Ballot: August 10, 2022
Last Day to Receive an Absentee by-Mail Ballot Request: November 1, 2022
Last Day to Register to Vote:  October 11, 2022
Early Voting:   October 19 - November 3, 2022