Election Information

To be eligible to serve, a park board member must be, on the date of election, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years old, a registered voter, and a resident of the State of Illinois and the park district for at least one year immediately preceding the election.  Elections are non-partisan and board candidates do not indicate a political party affiliation.  Candidates should be aware of financial conflict-of-interest limitations set forth in state law.

The Board of Commissioners has a Board Vacancy

The Board is conducting a search for interested candidates to fill the seat held by Maia Johnson, who has resigned effective May 31, 2024.  Please click here for more information.


The District will have two (2) Commissioner Positions available for election at the April 2025 Consolidated Election.  The District Commissioners serve four (4) year terms.  Petition Packets will be available at the Nash Recreation Center or at the Ogle County Clerks Office/Website.  The filing period for petition packets will be in December of 2024.

The 2023 Election notice is available here.

For more information  or a candidate packet please contact the Board Secretary at boardsecretary@oregonpark.org.