Calendar

Tazewell County Republicans arrange quite a variety of events including breakfasts, parades, social gatherings and, of course, the annual Lincoln Day Dinner.

We encourage everyone to return to this page to ensure you don't miss any of these events.

 

 

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 06:30 PM
    Delavan Township Hall in Delavan, IL

    Delavan Township Republican Caucus

    6:30 PM – Doors Open - Registration and Affidavit of Voter Attending a Township Caucus
    7:00 PM – Caucus Called to Order*

    * Admission into the caucus requires each person to sign the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus - ISBE form H-1.  All persons properly registered to participate in the caucus, and all qualified individuals standing in line to register at 7:00 p.m., shall be allowed to participate in the caucus.

    The Chairman of the Caucus will be:

    Kitty Yontz
    Republican Precinct Committteeperson for Delavan 1 Precinct
    121 Heritage Ln
    Delavan, IL 61734

    For the April 6, 2021 General Election, Republican nominations for Township Supervisor, Township Clerk, Township Highway (Road) Commissioner, and 4 Township Trustees will be made at the caucus.

    Qualified Participants Attending the Caucus

    The participant will certify that the participant is a registered voter in Delavan Township and that the participant is affiliated with the Republican Party, and the participant is not prohibited from signing this affidavit by any of the reasons listed below; nor will the participant become an independent candidate or a new political party candidate at the upcoming election.

    No participant shall be able to participate or to vote at the Delavan Township caucus if such person is or was at any time during the twelve months prior to the caucus:

    1. an elected or appointed public official of another established political party;
    2. an elected or appointed officer, director, precinct committeeperson or representative of the township committeeperson of another established political party;
    3. a judge of election pursuant to Article 13 or 14 of The Election Code for another established political party;
    4. a voter who voted in the primary election of another statewide established political party.

    Signing the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus is required for admission.

    Agenda

    1. Meeting called to order by the Caucus Chairman
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
    3. Invocation
    4. Election of Caucus Secretary
    5. Adoption and/or amendment of Caucus Rules of Procedure
    6. Reading of the Call for the Caucus
    7. Nomination process repeated for each Office
      • Nominations by qualified participants
      • Comments by nominee(s)
      • Voting for caucus nominee(s)
      • Canvassing of ballots by Election Judges if multiple nominees
      • Announcement of results of balloting if multiple nominees
    8. Adjourn

    Social Distancing compliant with the COVID-19 pandemic will be recommended

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-73
    (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO.69)

    Tier 3 Mitigation Order

    4.Exemptions.

    a. Free exercise of religion.

    b. Emergency functions.

    c. Governmental functions.  

    d. Election-related functions.  This Executive Order does not apply to activities related to the November 2020 General Election, including the December 14, 2020 meeting of Illinois Presidential Electors as part of the Electoral College. This Executive Order also does not apply to the December 2020 township caucuses and multi-township district caucus, see 60 ILCS 1/45, and municipal caucus, see 10 ILCS 5/10.  Statewide public health-related procedures for the 2020 General Election should be followed for these caucuses as applicable.  See Illinois Department of Public Health’s Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Election Polling Locations, available at https://www.dph.illinois.gov/2020election .  Nothing in this Executive Order prohibits caucuses from being held virtually, and caucus organizers are encouraged to facilitate virtual attendance, to convene outdoors, and must adhere to all Social Distancing Requirements.

    Issued by the Governor November 18, 2020
    Filed by the Secretary of State November 18, 2020

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 06:30 PM
    Tazewell GOP Headquarters in Tremont, IL

    Elm Grove Township Republican Caucus

    6:30 PM – Doors Open - Registration and Affidavit of Voter Attending a Township Caucus
    7:00 PM – Caucus Called to Order*

    * Admission into the caucus requires each person to sign the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus - ISBE form H-1.  All persons properly registered to participate in the caucus, and all qualified individuals standing in line to register at 7:00 p.m., shall be allowed to participate in the caucus.

    The Chairman of the Caucus will be:

    Diane Shipton
    Republican Precinct Committteeperson for Elm Grove Precinct
    16885 Schmidt Rd
    Morton, IL 61550

    For the April 6, 2021 General Election, Republican nominations for Township Supervisor, Township Clerk, Township Highway (Road) Commissioner, Township Assessor**, and 4 Township Trustees will be made at the caucus.

    ** Persons nominated for the office of Township Assessor must bring current and valid certifications to the caucus which show the nominee has the required statutory qualifications to be assessor. 35 ILCS 200/2-45

    Qualified Participants Attending the Caucus

    The participant will certify that the participant is a registered voter in Elm Grove Township and that the participant is affiliated with the Republican Party, and the participant is not prohibited from signing this affidavit by any of the reasons listed below; nor will the participant become an independent candidate or a new political party candidate at the upcoming election.

    No participant shall be able to participate or to vote at the Elm Grove Township caucus if such person is or was at any time during the twelve months prior to the caucus:

    1. an elected or appointed public official of another established political party;
    2. an elected or appointed officer, director, precinct committeeperson or representative of the township committeeperson of another established political party;
    3. a judge of election pursuant to Article 13 or 14 of The Election Code for another established political party;
    4. a voter who voted in the primary election of another statewide established political party.

    Signing the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus is required for admission.

    Agenda

    1. Meeting called to order by the Caucus Chairman
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
    3. Invocation
    4. Election of Caucus Secretary
    5. Adoption and/or amendment of Caucus Rules of Procedure
    6. Reading of the Call for the Caucus
    7. Nomination process repeated for each Office
      • Nominations by qualified participants
      • Comments by nominee(s)
      • Voting for caucus nominee(s)
      • Canvassing of ballots by Election Judges if multiple nominees
      • Announcement of results of balloting if multiple nominees
    8. Adjourn

    Social Distancing compliant with the COVID-19 pandemic will be recommended

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-73
    (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO.69)

    Tier 3 Mitigation Order

    4.Exemptions.

    a. Free exercise of religion.

    b. Emergency functions.

    c. Governmental functions.  

    d. Election-related functions.  This Executive Order does not apply to activities related to the November 2020 General Election, including the December 14, 2020 meeting of Illinois Presidential Electors as part of the Electoral College. This Executive Order also does not apply to the December 2020 township caucuses and multi-township district caucus, see 60 ILCS 1/45, and municipal caucus, see 10 ILCS 5/10.  Statewide public health-related procedures for the 2020 General Election should be followed for these caucuses as applicable.  See Illinois Department of Public Health’s Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Election Polling Locations, available at https://www.dph.illinois.gov/2020election .  Nothing in this Executive Order prohibits caucuses from being held virtually, and caucus organizers are encouraged to facilitate virtual attendance, to convene outdoors, and must adhere to all Social Distancing Requirements.

    Issued by the Governor November 18, 2020
    Filed by the Secretary of State November 18, 2020

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 06:30 PM
    Tanners in Morton, IL

    Morton Township Republican Caucus

    6:30 PM – Doors Open - Registration and Affidavit of Voter Attending a Township Caucus
    7:00 PM – Caucus Called to Order*

    * Admission into the caucus requires each person to sign the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus - ISBE form H-1.  All persons properly registered to participate in the caucus, and all qualified individuals standing in line to register at 7:00 p.m., shall be allowed to participate in the caucus.

    The Chairman of the Caucus will be:

    Marcus Greiner
    Republican Precinct Committteeperson for Morton 9 Precinct
    2280 N Morton Ave
    Morton, IL 61550

    For the April 6, 2021 General Election, Republican nominations for Township Supervisor, Township Clerk, Township Highway (Road) Commissioner, Township Assessor, and 4 Township Trustees will be made at the caucus.

    Intent to be a Caucus Nominee shall be in writing and include a description of the nominee’s qualifications as they relate to the position.  The intent shall be delivered to the following by  5:00 p.m., November 25, 2020.

    Marcus Greiner
    Republican Caucus Chairman
    2280 N Morton Ave
    Morton, IL  61550

    Qualified Participants Attending the Caucus

    The participant will certify that the participant is a registered voter in Morton Township and that the participant is affiliated with the Republican Party, and the participant is not prohibited from signing this affidavit by any of the reasons listed below; nor will the participant become an independent candidate or a new political party candidate at the upcoming election.

    No participant shall be able to participate or to vote at the Morton Township caucus if such person is or was at any time during the twelve months prior to the caucus:

    1. an elected or appointed public official of another established political party;
    2. an elected or appointed officer, director, precinct committeeperson or representative of the township committeeperson of another established political party;
    3. a judge of election pursuant to Article 13 or 14 of The Election Code for another established political party;
    4. a voter who voted in the primary election of another statewide established political party.

    Signing the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus is required for admission.

    Agenda

    1. Meeting called to order by the Caucus Chairman
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
    3. Invocation
    4. Election of Caucus Secretary
    5. Adoption and/or amendment of Caucus Rules of Procedure
    6. Reading of the Call for the Caucus
    7. Nominations and voting
    8. Adjourn

    Social Distancing compliant with the COVID-19 pandemic will be recommended

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-73
    (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO.69)

    Tier 3 Mitigation Order

    4.Exemptions.

    a. Free exercise of religion.

    b. Emergency functions.

    c. Governmental functions.  

    d. Election-related functions.  This Executive Order does not apply to activities related to the November 2020 General Election, including the December 14, 2020 meeting of Illinois Presidential Electors as part of the Electoral College. This Executive Order also does not apply to the December 2020 township caucuses and multi-township district caucus, see 60 ILCS 1/45, and municipal caucus, see 10 ILCS 5/10.  Statewide public health-related procedures for the 2020 General Election should be followed for these caucuses as applicable.  See Illinois Department of Public Health’s Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Election Polling Locations, available at https://www.dph.illinois.gov/2020election .  Nothing in this Executive Order prohibits caucuses from being held virtually, and caucus organizers are encouraged to facilitate virtual attendance, to convene outdoors, and must adhere to all Social Distancing Requirements.

    Issued by the Governor November 18, 2020
    Filed by the Secretary of State November 18, 2020

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 06:30 PM
    Fondulac Township Building in East Peoria, IL

    Fondulac Township Republican Caucus

    6:30 PM – Doors Open - Registration and Affidavit of Voter Attending a Township Caucus
    7:00 PM – Caucus Called to Order*

    * Admission into the caucus requires each person to sign the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus - ISBE form H-1.  All persons properly registered to participate in the caucus, and all qualified individuals standing in line to register at 7:00 p.m., shall be allowed to participate in the caucus.

    The Chairman of the Caucus will be:

    Joseph Workley
    Republican Precinct Committteeperson for Fondulac 7 Precinct
    2620 Fondulac Dr
    East Peoria, IL 61611

    For the April 6, 2021 General Election, Republican nominations for Township Supervisor, Township Clerk, Township Highway (Road) Commissioner, Township Assessor**, and 4 Township Trustees will be made at the caucus.

    ** Persons nominated for the office of Township Assessor must bring current and valid certifications to the caucus which show the nominee has the required statutory qualifications to be assessor. 35 ILCS 200/2-45

    Qualified Participants Attending the Caucus

    The participant will certify that the participant is a registered voter in Fondulac Township and that the participant is affiliated with the Republican Party, and the participant is not prohibited from signing this affidavit by any of the reasons listed below; nor will the participant become an independent candidate or a new political party candidate at the upcoming election.

    No participant shall be able to participate or to vote at the Fondulac Township caucus if such person is or was at any time during the twelve months prior to the caucus:

    1. an elected or appointed public official of another established political party;
    2. an elected or appointed officer, director, precinct committeeperson or representative of the township committeeperson of another established political party;
    3. a judge of election pursuant to Article 13 or 14 of The Election Code for another established political party;
    4. a voter who voted in the primary election of another statewide established political party.

    Signing the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus is required for admission.

    Agenda

    1. Meeting called to order by the Caucus Chairman
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
    3. Invocation
    4. Election of Caucus Secretary
    5. Adoption and/or amendment of Caucus Rules of Procedure
    6. Reading of the Call for the Caucus
    7. Nomination process repeated for each Office
      • Nominations by qualified participants
      • Comments by nominee(s)
      • Voting for caucus nominee(s)
      • Canvassing of ballots by Election Judges if multiple nominees
      • Announcement of results of balloting if multiple nominees
    8. Adjourn

    Social Distancing compliant with the COVID-19 pandemic will be recommended

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-73
    (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO.69)

    Tier 3 Mitigation Order

    4.Exemptions.

    a. Free exercise of religion.

    b. Emergency functions.

    c. Governmental functions.  

    d. Election-related functions.  This Executive Order does not apply to activities related to the November 2020 General Election, including the December 14, 2020 meeting of Illinois Presidential Electors as part of the Electoral College. This Executive Order also does not apply to the December 2020 township caucuses and multi-township district caucus, see 60 ILCS 1/45, and municipal caucus, see 10 ILCS 5/10.  Statewide public health-related procedures for the 2020 General Election should be followed for these caucuses as applicable.  See Illinois Department of Public Health’s Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Election Polling Locations, available at https://www.dph.illinois.gov/2020election .  Nothing in this Executive Order prohibits caucuses from being held virtually, and caucus organizers are encouraged to facilitate virtual attendance, to convene outdoors, and must adhere to all Social Distancing Requirements.

    Issued by the Governor November 18, 2020
    Filed by the Secretary of State November 18, 2020

  • Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 07:30 PM · 2 rsvps
    Sand Prairie Township Hall in Green Valley, IL

    Sand Prairie Township Republican Caucus

    7:30 PM – Doors Open - Registration and Affidavit of Voter Attending a Township Caucus
    8:00 PM – Caucus Called to Order*

    * Admission into the caucus requires each person to sign the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus - ISBE form H-1.  All persons properly registered to participate in the caucus, and all qualified individuals standing in line to register at 7:00 p.m., shall be allowed to participate in the caucus.

    The Chairman of the Caucus will be:

    Logan Worrick
    Republican Precinct Committteeperson for Sand Prairie 1 Precinct
    204 Country Dr
    Green Valley, IL 61534

    For the April 6, 2021 General Election, Republican nominations for Township Supervisor, Township Clerk, Township Highway (Road) Commissioner, and 4 Township Trustees will be made at the caucus.

    Qualified Participants Attending the Caucus

    The participant will certify that the participant is a registered voter in Sand Prairie Township and that the participant is affiliated with the Republican Party, and the participant is not prohibited from signing this affidavit by any of the reasons listed below; nor will the participant become an independent candidate or a new political party candidate at the upcoming election.

    No participant shall be able to participate or to vote at the Sand Prairie Township caucus if such person is or was at any time during the twelve months prior to the caucus:

    1. an elected or appointed public official of another established political party;
    2. an elected or appointed officer, director, precinct committeeperson or representative of the township committeeperson of another established political party;
    3. a judge of election pursuant to Article 13 or 14 of The Election Code for another established political party;
    4. a voter who voted in the primary election of another statewide established political party.

    Signing the Affidavit of Voter Attending Township Caucus is required for admission.

    Agenda

    1. Meeting called to order by the Caucus Chairman
    2. Pledge of Allegiance
    3. Invocation
    4. Election of Caucus Secretary
    5. Adoption and/or amendment of Caucus Rules of Procedure
    6. Reading of the Call for the Caucus
    7. Nomination process repeated for each Office
      • Nominations by qualified participants
      • Comments by nominee(s)
      • Voting for caucus nominee(s)
      • Canvassing of ballots by Election Judges if multiple nominees
      • Announcement of results of balloting if multiple nominees
    8. Adjourn

    Social Distancing compliant with the COVID-19 pandemic will be recommended

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-73
    (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO.69)

    Tier 3 Mitigation Order

    4.Exemptions.

    a. Free exercise of religion.

    b. Emergency functions.

    c. Governmental functions.  

    d. Election-related functions.  This Executive Order does not apply to activities related to the November 2020 General Election, including the December 14, 2020 meeting of Illinois Presidential Electors as part of the Electoral College. This Executive Order also does not apply to the December 2020 township caucuses and multi-township district caucus, see 60 ILCS 1/45, and municipal caucus, see 10 ILCS 5/10.  Statewide public health-related procedures for the 2020 General Election should be followed for these caucuses as applicable.  See Illinois Department of Public Health’s Guidance for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Election Polling Locations, available at https://www.dph.illinois.gov/2020election .  Nothing in this Executive Order prohibits caucuses from being held virtually, and caucus organizers are encouraged to facilitate virtual attendance, to convene outdoors, and must adhere to all Social Distancing Requirements.

    Issued by the Governor November 18, 2020
    Filed by the Secretary of State November 18, 2020

  • Tuesday, April 06, 2021 at 06:00 AM
    Regular Polling Places in Pekin, IL

    General Election - 2021

    Municipal Election

    On April 6, 2021, a general election will be held for many of the local offices.  This general election is commonly called the municipal election.

    Public Body Type Elected Officials (unofficial)
     Office Type
    COLLEGE 5  Trustee
    FIRE 3  Trustee
    LIBRARY 27  Trustee
    MUNICIPAL 9  City Council
    MUNICIPAL 9  Clerk
    MUNICIPAL 5  Mayor
    MUNICIPAL 9  President
    MUNICIPAL 2  Treasurer
    MUNICIPAL 39  Trustee
    PARK 20  Commissioner
    SCHOOL (ELEM & HS) 85  Board Member
    TOWNSHIP 18  Highway Commissioner
    TOWNSHIP 19  Supervisor
    TOWNSHIP 11  Township Assessor
    TOWNSHIP 2  Multi-Township Assessor
    TOWNSHIP 19  Township Clerk
    TOWNSHIP 76  Township Trustee
    Grand Total 358