2017 Election Dates and Deadlines

November 7, 2017, municipal general election

  • October 10, 2017: Last Day to REGISTER before the general election
  • October 31, 2017: Last Day to apply for a Civilian Absentee Ballot
  • November 3, 2017: Last Day for County Board of Elections to Receive Voted Civilian Absentee Ballots
  • November 14, 2017: Last Day for County Board of Elections to receive voted Military and Overseas Absentee Ballots (submitted for delivery no later than 11:59 P.M. on November 6)
 
 

The Ballot: Your Candidates

Please note that this is not the official ballot. Once it has been updated for this election, your official current ballot for November will be available through the county by clicking HERE. We have done our best to try to capture as much as we can, but if you have any additions/corrections, please let us know. If any candidates running write-in campaigns would like to be added below, please let us know.

Where the position has specific term limits, the years of the term are specified.

For each of the below categories, you would vote for 1 candidate, unless otherwise specified.

 

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT (Vote for 4)

JUDGE OF THE COMMONWEALTH COURT (Vote for 2)

JUDGE OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS (vote for 2)

 

SHERIFF (Four Year Term)

MEMBER OF COUNTY COUNCIL, District 1 (FOUR YEAR TERM)

 

SCHOOL DIRECTOR (FOUR YEAR TERM) (Vote for 4)

  • Robert A. Dinnell, Jr., Democratic/Republican
  • Stephanie A. Mazzocco, Democratic/Republican
  • Charles Blackstone, Democratic/Republican
  • Darlene Abbott, Democratic/Republican
  • Write-In
  • Write-In
  • Write-In
  • Write-In

SCHOOL DIRECTOR (TWO YEAR TERM)

  • Jeffrey S. McBain, Democratic/Republican
  • Write-In
 

MAYOR (FOUR YEAR TERM)

 

Tax Collector (FOUR YEAR TERM)

  • David Falcione, Democratic
 

member of council (Four-Year Term)

WARD 1

  • Melissa Ann Walsh, Democratic
  • Write-In*

Ward 2

  • Rudy Bolea, Democratic
  • Write-In

Ward 3

  • Michael P. Williams, Democratic
  • Write-In

Ward 4

* Edward Pitassi is running a write-in campaign for re-election in Ward 1.

 

Judge of Election

Ward 1

data unknown at this time

Ward 2

  • Faith Lynn Quarles, Democratic
  • Write-In

Ward 3

data unknown at this time

Ward 4

  • Write-In

INSPECTOR of Election

Ward 1

data unknown at this time

Ward 2

  • Mary E. Skovira, Democratic
  • Write-In

Ward 3

data unknown at this time

Ward 4

  • Write-In
 

Proposed constitutional amendment

amending the homestead property tax assessment exclusion

Shall the Pennsylvania Constitution be amended to permit the General Assembly to enact legislation authorizing local taxing authorities to exclude from taxation up to 100 percent of the assessed value of each homestead property within a local taxing jurisdiction, rather than limit the exclusion to one-half of the median assessed value of all homestead property, which is the existing law?

  • Yes
  • No
 

Retention of JUstice sayler

Shall Thomas G. Saylor be retained for an additional term as Justice of the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUstice TODD

Shall Debra Todd be retained for an additional term as Justice of the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUDGE SHOGAN

Shall Jacqueline O. Shogan be retained for an additional term as Judge of the Superior Court of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUDGE BIGLEY

Shall Kelly Eileen Bigley be retained for an additional term as Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial District, Allegheny County?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUDGE cawood bubash

Shall Cathleen Cawood Bubash be retained for an additional term as Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial District, Allegheny County?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUDGE McCARTHY

Shall Michael Edward McCarthy be retained for an additional term as Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial District, Allegheny County?

  • Yes
  • No

Retention of JUDGE McVAY

Shall Jack McVay, Jr. be retained for an additional term as Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial District, Allegheny County?

  • Yes
  • No