At the June 7th Town Council meeting, Council Members voted to have the vacant Town Council seat go to election.
The Election will be held as a Special Election for one seat with a two-year term on November 8, 2022 at the same time as the General Election.
If you are interested in running for the vacant seat, please stop by Town Hall and pick up a candidate nomination packet. The time period to file candidate nomination petitions to appear on the ballot at the November 8 Election is June 11th to July 11th by 5:00 p.m.
AR.S. § 9-232 (A) – Council, qualification of members: A person shall not be a member of a city or town council unless, at the time of the election, the person is eighteen years old, is a qualified elector residing within the city or town and has resided in the city or town for at least one year next preceding the election, or if an area has been annexed to the city or town for a period of less than one year next preceding the election has resided in such area for at least one year next preceding the election. If an annexed area is subject to the provisions of this subsection, a person may meet the residency requirements if the person has resided within the existing limits of the city or town for the one-year period.
To check on your current voting status, go to Service Arizona or call Voter Registration at 928-771-3248. For more information, you can also visit the County’s website Yavapai County and the Town’s website Town of Dewey-Humboldt for more information.
If you have any questions, please call the Town Clerk to make an appointment to pick up the information packet for candidates