south jordan city
municipal election overview
Pursuant to UCA 10-3-301 Notice – Eligibility and residency requirements for elected municipal office. Notice is hereby given that, South Jordan City will hold a municipal general election on: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
South Jordan City 2017 Municipal Election
Municipal Offices to be Voted on:
Mayor (4-Year Term)
City Council District #3 (4-Year Term)
City Council District #5 (4-Year Term)
20A-9-203(2)(a) Declarations of Candidacy – Municipal General Elections
Declaration of Candidacy Forms or Nomination Petitions must be filed in person with the City Recorder or appointed designee, at the South Jordan City Hall Office Building, 1600 West Towne Center Drive, South Jordan, Utah. Beginning Thursday, June 1, 2017 and Ending Wednesday, June 7, 2017 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (Closed weekends)
Legal qualifications to be a candidate for South Jordan City Mayor or City Council are:
- Be a United States citizen at time of filing.
- Be at least 18 years old at the time of the next municipal election.
- Must be a registered voter of the municipality.
- Must be a resident of the municipality or a resident of a recently annexed area for 12 consecutive months
immediately preceding the date of the election.
- If elected from a council district, the person must be a resident of that council district.
- In accordance with Utah Constitution Article IV, Section 6, any mentally incompetent person, any person
convicted of a felony, or any person convicted of treason or a crime against the elective franchise may not hold
office in this state until the right to hold elective office is restored under Section 20A-2-101.5.
Note: Candidates must have been a resident of South Jordan City for at least 12 months (365 days) immediately
prior to the date of the election (11-7-2017). Candidates running for a City Council District Office must be a resident
of that district. Candidates also must be a current registered voter of South Jordan City.
Municipal Primary Election: .. Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Municipal General Election: .. Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Contact the City Recorder’s Office for questions regarding the 2017 Municipal Election:
City Recorder – Anna West AWest@sjc.utah.gov (801) 254-3742 Ext. 1202
Deputy Recorder – Cindy Valdez CValdez@sjc.utah.gov (801) 254-3742 Ext. 1279
election related links:
Questions: Contact the South Jordan City Recorders Office: 801-446-HELP