The Democratic Party of McHenry County will meet at 7:00 p.m., April 18 at McHenry County College in room A-240, Bersted Hall, on the upper level of the college. Please park in the A parking lot off Lucas Road.
This meeting serves as the biennial County Convention, at which officers are elected to lead the party for a two-year term. Only precinct committeemen elected at the March 20, 2018 primary are eligible to vote at this meeting, but anyone can attend. In accordance with the party's constitution, the positions to be elected at this meeting are:
- Vice Chair
- General Counsel
In addition, the members of each of the six County Board Districts are to elect a District Chair, by assembling in caucus after the officers are elected.
The nomination of any officer or district chair shall be made by nominating petition, signed by no less than three elected members of the Central Committee, designating the office sought and presented to the presiding officer of the County Convention. Officers shall be elected by a majority of the weighted vote of the elected members of the Central Committee present at the County Convention, and district chairs shall be elected by a majority of the weighted vote of the elected members of the Central Committee from their respective districts who are present at the County Convention.
The order of elections at the County Convention shall be: county chair, vice-chair, treasurer, secretary, general counsel, and the district chairs in numerical order of their districts.
April 18, 2018 at 7:00pm - 9pm
McHenry County College
8890 US 14
Bersted Lecture Hall — Room A240
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
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