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On behalf of the Nisqually Indian Tribal Council, the Nisqually Tribal Third-Party Election Auditor, Honest Ballot, is pleased to announce important information for the upcoming 2021 Tribal Election cycle: 

 

 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg *UPDATE* To view Amended Certification of Candidates, click here.

 

 

 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg For Absentee Ballot Request Form, Click Here. 

  (Deadline to receive absentee ballot requests for the Primary Election - February 23, 2021)

  (Deadline to receive absentee ballot requests for the General Election - April 12, 2021)

 



Upcoming Election Dates:
 


SPECIAL NOTICE REGARDING PRIMARY ELECTION


On behalf of the Nisqually Indian Tribal Council, the Nisqually Tribal Third-Party Election Auditor, Honest Ballot, is pleased to announce important information for the upcoming 2021 Tribal Election cycle:

THERE WILL BE IN PERSON VOTING FOR THE MARCH 13, 2021 PRIMARY ELECTION

As is customary under Section 13.02.07 of the Nisqually Election Code, in-person balloting for the March 13, 2021 Primary Election will be held at the Billy Frank Jr. Gymnasium unless otherwise announced. The polls shall be open for eight (8) hours, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on that day.

As usual, there will still be absentee voting available for this election. Requests for absentee ballots for the Primary Election must be returned by February 22, 2021. Information for how to return the absentee ballot requests is located on the absentee ballot request form, which will be made available on the Tribal Center, on the Nisqually website, and at the Sergeant-at-Arms Nomination Meeting on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at the Billy Frank Jr. Gymnasium at 10 A.M.


 

Primary Election:
Saturday, March 13, 2021
Billy Frank Jr. Gymnasium
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

General Election:
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Billy Frank Jr. Gymnasium
MAIL-IN/ABSENTEE ONLY - 5:00 PM

Open positions in the 2021 Election Cycle:
• Tribal Council Chairman
• Tribal Council Secretary
• Tribal Council Fifth Member
• Enrollment Committee Chair
• Enrollment Committee Secretary
• Enrollment Committee Fifth Member
• 5 positions for Fish Commission
• 1 position for General Council Shareholder of Medicine Creek Enterprise Corporation (2 year term)
• 1 position for General Council Shareholder of Medicine Creek Enterprise Corporation (2 year term) 

Note that Honest Ballot will circulate further notices and updates throughout the 2021 election cycle. If you should have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Honest Ballot by phone at (800) 541-1851 or email at honestballot@aol.com. Customer service is available by phone from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM eastern time, Monday through Friday, and via email at all other times.

 

 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  Notice of Primary Election 2021

 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  Absentee Ballot Request Form
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  Amended Certification of Candidates 
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  For election flyer, please click here.
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  For special notice regarding absentee ballot requests, please click here.
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  For special notice regarding primary election, please click here.
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  For special nominations flyer, please click here.
 dowloadicon_25x25.jpg  For COVID-19 safety precautions flyer, please click here