The City’s next regular election will be in 2022. There will be three Council Member seats open for election (Doug Hulse, Michael Mathews and Debbie Wilden terms expire November of 2022).
The City’s primary election is scheduled for August 2, 2022, and if necessary, a general run-off election will be held on November 4, 2022.
Candidate information packets will be available beginning January 6, 2022. Prospective candidates are asked to call or email the City Clerk to make an appointment to pick up a candidate packet (928-340-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
Candidate Qualifications Requirements
A candidate for local office must be a qualified elector at the time of election. Any such candidate, in addition to other requirements, must be 18 years of age or more on or before the election, have resided in the city limits for one year preceding the election, and restored his civil rights if having been convicted of a felony.
A person who has properly registered to vote, if he is at least 18 years of age, shall be deemed a qualified elector; reside within the corporate limits of the City of Cottonwood; and be registered in the Cottonwood districts.