There are two elections happening right now. they are very separate.

#1 - reorganization Election

Election date: Dec 8, vote in person at the arc, 8am - 7pm. ballots are available now.

this election is for the voters to determine if williston public school district #1 and Williams County School District #8 should reorganize into one district which will be named the Williston Basin School District #007.  see reorganization plan HERE.

you can vote absentee by completing the application and taking it to the courthouse or mailing it to 206 e broadway, WILLISTON, ND 58801 and also to get a ballot.  click HERE for absentee application.

after completing, these MUST be returned to the courthouse by mail or dropping at the drop box behind 206 E BROADWAY, WILLISTON, ND 58801.

#2 - school board Election for possible williston basin school district #007

if the reorganization passes on dec 8th, this election will take place on dec 16th. VOTE IN PERSON AT THE ARC, 8AM - 7PM. BALLOTS ARE AVAILABLE NOW.

this election is to vote for the school board if the reorganization passes. this is a 7 member board. 5 members at large and 2 members from outside city limits. see sample ballot by clicking HERE.

you can apply for an absentee ballot by completing this application (click HERE) and turning that to your school district office either in person or by mail:

district #1, 1201 9th ave nw, ste 102, williston, nd 58801

District #8, 111 7th ave W, Williston, ND 58801

after completing the blue ballot return it to your school district office for counting. to ensure accurate counting, please return your ballot to the district office that applies to you.