Voting & Elections
The City of Whitefish is a mayor-council type of government, made up of six Council members, one Mayor, and one City Manager. The City Council and Mayor are elected officials voted in by local registered voters who reside within the city limits of Whitefish and serve four-year terms. The Mayor and City Council appoint the City Manager.
2021 Election Results
City Council - Vote For 3
|Total Votes Cast||6,986|
Municipal Court Judge
|William Hileman, Jr.||1,491|
|Total Votes Cast||1,560|
Ballot Issue- Extending 3% Resort Tax for 20 Years
|FOR this amendment||2,204|
|AGAINST this amendment||263|
|Total Votes Cast||2,467|
Frequently A & Q
How can I check to see if I am a registered voter?
There are a few ways to check to see if you are registered to vote. You can call the Election Department at 406-758-5535. Or you can visit My Voter Page, enter your First Name, Last Name and Date of Birth. You will see your mailing address, Voting Status, Absentee Status, Precinct #, Senate District #, and House District #.
Can I track the status of my Absentee/Mail Ballot?
Yes, My Voter Page, not only provides you with your registration information, you will also be able to track: Date Ballot Sent, Ballot Sent To, Date Ballot Received, and Status of Ballot.
Who do I call if I have questions?
The Election Department can answer your questions. You can call (406)758-5535, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Flathead County Election Department manages all elections including City, State, National, and School.