Sublette County 2014 Primary Election
Primary Election on August 19, 2014
August 19, 2014
Wyoming’s 2014 Primary Election will be held Tuesday, August 19th for state and local candidates. Local contested elections for major offices include two Sublette County Commissioner positions, County Clerk, Sheriff, Treasurer, and County Coroner. The positions of County Attorney, Assessor and Clerk of District Court are uncontested. At the state level, contested positions include Governor, Secretary of State, Treasurer, and Superintendent of Public Instruction. State Representatives for Districts 20 and 22 are uncontested.
Click here for the Wyoming State 2014 Primary Election Voter’s Guide: http://soswy.state.wy.us/Forms/Publications/VotersGuide_14.pdf
2014 Wyoming State offices up for election are:
• U.S. Senate (6 year term)
• U.S. House of Representatives (2 year term)
• Governor, Secretary of State, State Auditor, State Treasurer, & Superintendent of Public Instruction (4 year terms)
• Wyoming State Senate (Odd Numbered Districts, 4 year term)
• Wyoming State House (All Districts, 2 year term)
• Judicial Offices
• County Offices
• Municipal Offices
• School Board
• Community College Trustees
Click here for a printed description of statewide offices up for election: http://soswy.state.wy.us/Elections/Docs/2014/2014OfficesUpForElection.pdf
Also on the ballot is Proposed Constitutional Amendment A:
The adoption of this amendment would allow the governor to appoint non-residents of the state to serve as University of Wyoming trustees. Not more than twenty percent (20%) of the appointed trustees may be nonresidents of the state. The governor would not be required to appoint any nonresident as a trustee. All appointments to the board of trustees are with the advice and consent of the Wyoming Senate. Vote will be FOR or AGAINST. A non-vote is the same as voting AGAINST the proposal.
Getting time off work to go vote
Wyoming law requires that employees be given one hour off to vote on Election Day. However, there are some exceptions. The law does not apply to employees with three or more consecutive non-working hours during the time polls are open, and some federal agencies are exempt.
No ID is required to vote if citizens are registered to vote. Any citizen who wishes to vote, but is not yet registered, can register on election day at their polling location.
The voter registration application is available from the County Clerk’s office or online on the Secretary of State’s website at
In order tregister to vote, you must meet the following qualifications:
• Be 18 years of age or older on election day
• Be a U.S. Citizen
• Be a resident of Wyoming and the precinct in which you register
• Withdraw voter registration from any other jurisdiction, if applicable
• Present a valid Wyoming Driver's License if you have one and if not, provide the last four digits of your Social Security Number
• Not been convicted of a felony, or if convicted, has had civil or voting rights restored
• Not adjudicated mentally incompetent
To register to vote a person needs a government-issued photo ID.
Polls will be open in Sublette County from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Tuesday, August 19th. There are six polling locations for the eight precincts in the county. Below are local polling locations.
Precinct 1-1: PINEDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 665 N TYLER AVENUE
Precinct 1-3: PINEDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 665 N TYLER AVENUE
Precinct 1-4: BOULDER COMMUNITY CENTER, 210 ADAMS AVENUE
Precinct 2-1: MARBLETON SENIOR CENTER, 429 E SECOND ST, MARBLETON
Precinct 2-2: MARBLETON SENIOR CENTER, 429 E SECOND ST,
Precinct 4-1: KENDALL VALLEY FIRE HALL, 2470 HWY 352, CORA
Precinct 4-2: DANIEL SCHOOL HOUSE, 18 SCHOOL HOUSE LANE, DANIEL
Precinct 5-1: BONDURANT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 14224 U S HWY 189 & 191
In order to provide accurate and timely results, the Sublette County Clerk’s Office at the courthouse in Pinedale will be closed to the public at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited to gather in the Commissioners Meeting Room, located at the south end of the Courthouse, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The south entrance to the Commissioners Meeting Room will be open at 6:45 p.m. The Clerk’s Office will be releasing results there, as soon as they become available.
For more information about the local elections, contact the Sublette County Clerk’s office at 307-367-4372.