Information on voting and a listing of your national, State, and local elected officials This page information is provided through the support of the Missoula Organization of Realtors.
If a voter has no identification or is not listed in the poll book, he/she may vote in their recinct using a provisional ballot, which will be counted when election officials have verified the voter's identity and registration. Provisional voters will be given instructions how to make sure their vote is counted.
A voter may request an absentee ballot for upcoming and/or future elections from the Election Office in writing beginning 75 days prior to an election and ending at noon the day before the election. Overseas military personnel may request an absentee ballot at any time.
Primary elections for county, state and federal office are held on the 1st Tuesdy after the 1st Monday in June in even-numbered years. Montana conducts an open primary, which means that a voter's choice of party is secret. Voters must vote for candidates of only one party in a primary election.
General elections for county, state and federal office are held on the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday in November in even-numbered years.
City elections are held on the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday in November in odd-numbered years. If needed, primary elections for city offices may be held on the 2nd Tuesday in September.
School Districts, community councils, fire and irrigation districts hold their elections every year on the 1st Tuesday in May.
MONTANA VOTER INFORMATION HOTLINE 1-888-884-8683
A citizen may register to vote any time up to and including the 30th day before an election at: . The Election Office, Missoula County Courthouse . The Montana Motor Vehicle Division, 2681 Palmer St, Suite A, Missoula (329-1355) when renewing a driver's license . On-line at http://www.co.missoula.mt.us/Election
A driver's license number, the last 4 digits of a Social Security Number, photo identification or utility bill with current address is required to register.
Late registration. Beginning 30 days before an election and up to and including election day, citizens may register to vote and vote at the Election Office, South Avenue, Missoula, except for school elections.
Failure to vote in two consecutive federal general elections may result in the removal of an elector's name from the voting rolls. Responding to a mailed confirmation notice can prevent such removal. If an elector's name is removed from the rolls, he/she must re-register.
Vice President Joe Biden 4 years 1/2017 email@example.com
Federal Election Commission 1-800-424-9530 http://www.fec.gov
Congress: (Note: Mail via U.S. Postal Service takes about 1 month due to security. Fax time sensitive letters, e-mail or send through local office)
Senator Steve Daines (R) Term 6 years Expires 1/2021 The Honorable Steve Daines 1 Russell Senate Courtyard Washington, D.C. 20510 202-224-2651 1-800-332-6106 E-mail from http://www.daines.senate
Senator Jon Tester (D) 6 years 1/2019 The Honorable Jon Tester 204 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510-2604 202-224-2644 E-mail from http://www.tester.senate.gov Fax:202-224-8594 Missoula: 406-728-3003
Representative Ryan Zinke (R) 2 years 1/2017 The Honorable Ryan Zinke 516 Cannon House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 202-225-3211 1-888-232-2626 Missoula: 406-543-9550 E-mail from: http://www.zinke.house.gov Fax:202-225-5687
Lt. Governor 4 years 1/2017 Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney (D) http://www.governor.mt/ltgov 406-444-2026
Attorney General 4 years 1/2017 Tim Fox (R) http://www.doj.mt.gov 406-444-2026
Secretary of State 4 years 1/2017 Linda McCulloch (D) http://www.sos.mt.gov 406-444-2034
Auditor 4 years 1/2017 Monica Lindeen (D) http://www.sao.mt.gov 1-800-332-6148
Superintendent of Public Instruction 4 years 1/2017 Denise Juneau (D) http://www.opi.mt.gov 1-888-231-9393
Public Service Commission 4 years 1/2017 Gail Gutsche (D) http://www.psc.mt.gov 406-444-6199 1701 Prospect Ave, Helena, Mt 59620
Commissioner of Political Practices 6 years 1/2017
www.political practices.mt.gov 406-444-2942 Box 202401, Helena, Mt 59620-2401
Legislature: http://www.leg.mt.gov The legislature meets from January to April in odd-numbered years. Representatives serve for 2 years, Senators for 4 years. Contact during a legislative session Brief message to 1-3 legislators 1-406-444-4800 E-mail to a legislator or a committee http://www.leg.mt.gov./css/sessions/63rd/legwebmessage.asp Mail: State Capitol, Helena, Mt. 59620
Missoula Area Senators: Dist. Term Expires
45. Dick Barrett (D) 1/2017
46 Sue Malek (D) 1/2017
use online messaging 444-4800
47 Cliff Larsen (D) 1/2017
48 Cynthia Wolken (D) 1/2017
49 Diane Sands (D) 1/2017
50 Tom Facey (D) 1/2017
Missoula Area Representatives
89 Nate McConnell (D) 1/2017
firstname.lastname@example.org 444-480090 Ellie Hill (D) 1/2017
email@example.com 218-960891 Bryce Bennett (D) 1/2017
firstname.lastname@example.org 546-362992 David (Doc) Moore(R) 1/2017
email@example.com 239-349994 Kimberly Dudik 1/2017
Kimberly.firstname.lastname@example.org 444-480095 Nancy Wilson (D) 1/2017
email@example.com 444-480096 Andrew Person (D) 1/2017
firstname.lastname@example.org 444-480097 Brad Tschida (R) 1/2017
email@example.com 444-480098 Willis Curdy (D) 1/2017
firstname.lastname@example.org 444-480099 Tom Steenberg (D) 1/2017
email@example.com 721-5869100 Andrea Olsen (D) 1/2017
Jean Curtis firstname.lastname@example.org
Nicole "Cola" Rowley email@example.com
Stacey Rye firstname.lastname@example.org
Auditor Barbara Berens (D) 258-3230
Clerk and Recorder Kim Seeberger 258-4752
Superintendent of Schools Rachel Vielleux 258-4860
County Attorney Kirsten Pabst 258-4737
County Sheriff/Coroner TJ McDermott 258-4810
Advisory Boards: Airport Board Jack Meyer, ch. 728-4381 meets last Tuesday 1:30 p.m. in Airport Terminal conf. room Advisory Council on Aging/Missoula Aging Services Jean Bowman, ch. 728-7682 1st Thursday 10:30 a.m. 337 Stephens Fort Missoula Historical Museum Gary Glynn, ch. 728-3476 3rd Monday 12:00 noon Jaker's Restaurant Larchmont Golf Course Mike Halligan, ch. 721-4435 2nd Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. Larchmont Club House Park Board Horace Brown, ch. 258-4716 2nd Thursday, 1:30 County Courthouse, RM 201 Tax Appeal Board 258-4877 Meets after June tax assesments are mailed, until all appeals are heard. Weed Control Board Sue Stanley, ch. 258-4200 3rd Thursday 4:00 p.m. 2825 Santa Fe Court Zoning Board of Adjustment Mike Knopik, ch. 258-4949 3rd Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. 140 W. Pine County Planning and Zoning Commission 258-4877 Meets as needed-Wednesday 1:30 pm. County Courthouse Rm 201
County Special District Boards Conservation Dictrict Board Tim Hall, ch. 829-3395 2nd Monday 7 pm, 3550 Mullan Rd, Suite 106 Urban Transportation District Board Alex Taft, ch 543-8386 4th Thursday, 12:00 noon, 140 W. Pine Conference Room
Mayor: John Engen 552-6001 email@example.com
City Council Ward 1
Bryan von Lussberg (406)258-1857Ward 2
Heidi West (406)747-9158
Harlan Wells (406)544-7240
Jordan Hess (406)552-4050
Emily Bentley (406) 546-6552
Gwen Jones (406) 549-3295
John DiBari (406)274-7337Ward 5
Jon Wilkins (406) 543-7952
Annelise Hedahl (406)546-6979Ward 6
Julie Armstrong (406)426-1530
Michelle Cares (406)215-1905
Marilyn Marler (406)543-6721
Neighborhood Councils Missoula is divided into 18 district. Each district serlects a leadership team to do admnistrative work and sends a representative to the city's community forum to advise city officials on local issues and concerns. Forum meets on the 4th Thursday, 7:oo p.m. in City Council chambers, 14 W. Pine St. staff phone: 552-6081
Missoula County Republican Central Committee Will Deschamps, ch. P.O.Box 16084, Missoula MT 59808 544-4344 Libertarian Party Mike Fellows, , P.O. Box 4803, Missoula, MT 59806, (406) 721-9020 http://www.lp.org; firstname.lastname@example.org