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What does League do?

We educate citizens about issues, legislation, and candidates.
We sponsor candidate forums or “Meet and Greet” events before major elections.

The 2019 election schedule includes the fall primary on August 6, 2019 and the general election on November 5, 2019.
Voters will select candidates for local school boards, mayor and city council seats, and postitions on the Johnson County Community College Board of Trustees..

Learn about candidates 

Candidates can impact your local community or the direction of the nation. To move beyond the candidate’s style and image to the substance of what they stand for, here are some tips to guide you as you decide which candidate you want to support with your vote.

Visit Vote411.org to view profiles of the candidates on your ballot.

How to Judge a Candidate


What does Johnson County Government do?

The seven-member Board of County Commissioners meets weekly on Thursday mornings at 9 a.m.

Johnson County employs more than 3,800 people and has full jurisdiction over the unincorporated areas of the county and limited jurisdiction within 20 municipalities. The County also operates five agencies and 34 departments. They include: