This information is provided as a courtesy by the Casa Grande City Clerk’s Office. It is intended to assist in meeting the requirements for candidacy. However, it is the candidate’s responsibility to ensure that all legal requirements have been met. The City Clerk’s Office cannot render legal, financial or other professional advice.
Casa Grande’s elections coincide with the State fall elections in even-numbered years. The next City Primary Election will be held on August 28, 2018, and next General Election will be held on November 6, 2018. Once the City calls for an election, information relating to the election will be posted on this section of the City’s website. For more information please visit the City Elections page.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR CITY COUNCIL
The mayor and the council members shall be qualified electors of the city and shall hold no other public office for which they receive compensation except that of a notary public or member of the National Guard or naval or military reserve, and shall have resided in said city for three years next preceding the date of such election or appointment. If the mayor or a council member shall cease to possess any of these qualifications or shall be convicted of a crime involving moral turpitude, that office shall immediately become vacant. City employees are not eligible to stand for election or serve as mayor or as members of the city council. No person shall be eligible for the office of mayor who shall not have attained the age of 25 years, and no person shall be eligible for the office of council member who shall not have attained the age of 21 years.
TERM OF COUNCIL MEMBERS
Council members serve for a term of four years and can serve unlimited terms.
TERM OF MAYOR
Mayor serves for a term of two years and cannot serve for more than four consecutive terms.
To register to vote, you must be:
– A United States Citizen
– Eighteen years of age or older on or before the election
– Resident of the City 29 days prior to the election
– Have not been convicted of a felony or treason, if so, your civil rights have been restored
If you are registering for the first time within Pinal County, you must also submit proof of citizenship with your voter registration form.
Voter registration information can be found on Pinal County Election’s website: http://pinalcountyaz.gov/elections/Pages/home.aspx
To view past elections documents such as the Campaign Finance Reports, please visit our Political Committee Reports page.
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