Qualifications for Office & Deadlines

Mayor

  • Residence: 1 year in state prior to the filing deadline; 1 year in city prior to Election Day
  • Age: 18-years-old
  • Must be a registered voter in territory elected from by the filing deadline

Councilmember

  • Residence: 1 year in state prior to filing deadline; 6 months in the city prior to filing deadline
  • Age: 18-years-old
  • Must be a registered voter in territory elected from by the filing deadline

Filing Deadlines

First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot: 

  • 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot: 

  • 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2020

Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy

  • 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 18, 2020