2021 Consolidated General Election

On April 6, 2021, the City of Carbondale will hold an election to select three (3) City Council Members for four-year terms. This election is for the City Council seats presently held by Council Members Carolin Harvey, Jeff Doherty, and Jessica Bradshaw. 

During the November filing period, nine candidates timely filed their nominating petitions. Unless any candidate chooses to withdraw, the nine candidates whose names will appear on the ballot are as follows: 

  • Carolin Harvey
  • Nathan Colombo
  • Jeff Doherty
  • Tyrone Taliq Montgomery
  • Ginger Rye Sanders
  • Nicholas Smaligo
  • Melvin “Pepper” Holder
  • Jessica C. Bradshaw
  • Joshua Liechty

Standard Voter Registration for the Consolidated General Election ends March 9, 2021, and Grace Period Registration begins March 10, 2021. Early voting will begin on March 22, 2021. Information regarding polling places, dates, times, and locations for early voting, and mail-in or absentee ballots can be addressed by the Jackson County Clerk and Recorder by calling (618) 687-7366.