NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION FOR 2 TRUSTEES

To Fill the Unexpired Term
9/1/2020 – 11/30/2020 and
3-Year Term 11/30/2020 – 11/30/ 2023

Policemens
  • 1. Lieutenant, or rank superior to Lieutenant, Representative

  • The term of one (1) elected member of the Retirement Board of the Policemen’s Annuity and Benefit Fund (Board), for any active member of the rank of Lieutenant or rank superior to Lieutenant is vacant due to a retirement. According to the Illinois Pension Code, one (1) member of the Board is to be elected from among the active members of the Police Department of the rank of Lieutenant, or rank superior to Lieutenant, as a successor to serve for the remainder of the unexpired term, and will thereafter fill the position for the 3-year term ending November 30, 2023.

    Any active member of the Police Department of the class rank of Lieutenant, or rank superior to Lieutenant, may become a candidate by filing a petition signed by at least twenty-five (25) members of his or her own class rank who are qualified to vote in the election.

  • 2. Sergeant Representative
  • The term of one (1) elected member of the Board, for any active member of the class rank of Sergeant, is vacant due to a promotion. According to the Illinois Pension Code, one (1) member is to be elected from among the active members of the Police Department of the rank of Sergeant as a successor to serve for the remainder of the unexpired term, and will thereafter fill the position for the term ending November 30, 2023.

    Any active member of the Police Department of the class rank of Sergeant may become a candidate by filing a petition signed by at least twenty-five (25) members of his or her own class rank who are qualified to vote in the election.

    ELECTION DETAILS

    Date of Election

    Monday – August 17, 2020

    The election will be held on Monday, August 17, 2020, to fill the terms detailed above, and will be conducted in accordance with the rules adopted by the Board on December 20, 2019. An independent accounting firm will supervise the election and all balloting will be conducted through U.S. Mail. The candidates must be elected by their peers, the rank to which he or she belongs.

    Pick Up Petitions

    CLICK HERE FOR SERGEANT PETITION
    CLICK HERE FOR LIEUTENANT PETITION
    Petition blanks have been prepared and will be available June 29 – July 10, 2020, at www.chipabf.org or in the Policemen’s Annuity and Benefit Fund (PABF) office, 221 North LaSalle Street; Room 1626, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

    File Petitions

    The petitions of candidates must be filed during the period July 13 - July 17, 2020, both dates inclusive, at the PABF Office, 221 North LaSalle Street; Room 1626, from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Candidates’ positions on the ballot shall be determined by the order in which the petitions are filed.