Candidates for 2019
local elections may file starting today, Wednesday, Jan. 9.
file by noon on Friday, Feb. 8 to be on the ballot for the primary election
on Tuesday, May 7.
offices will be on the ballot including the Town Councils and
Clerk-treasurer offices of Chesterton, Porter and Burns Harbor.
file at the Porter County Clerk’s office. suite 209 of the Porter County
Courthouse, 16 Lincolnway Avenue, Valparaiso. The Clerk’s Office is open
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
A notary will be
available Tuesday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and noon or between 1 and
Construction at the
courthouse is an ongoing process, please be aware that parking may be
difficult during high traffic times. The entrance for the courthouse is
currently on the north side of the building. Please note that cell phones
are not permitted in the courthouse and individuals are subject to security