All interested citizens need to schedule an appointment with the City Clerk’s Office in order to review the Candidate Handbook and submit a Statement of Interest before circulating petitions for signature. A minimum of 1000 and a maximum of 2027 signatures are required.
The Nomination Filing Period for the 2023 Primary Election will begin March 4, 2023 and closes on April 3, 2023.
There are four council seats and 1 seat for mayor open for election.
The mayor and councilmembers shall be qualified electors of the city one year prior to the primary election.
A qualified elector of the City is defined as a person whose name appears on the Yavapai County voter registration rolls in a precinct of the City of Prescott for the last preceding general election, or who has subsequently registered in a Prescott precinct, and is otherwise qualified.
2023 Election reports (who has filed, etc.): https://www.prescott-az.gov/