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Elections
The Mayor and all of the Councilmembers are elected on town-wide at-large basis.

Current Term Expires

Mayor Michael LeVault                                 December 2018
Councilmember Margaret Chittenden          December 2018
Councilmember Judy Johnson                     December 2018
Councilmember June Miler                           December 2018

Councilmember Jacob "Jack" Duran            December 2016
Council Dorena Mello                                   December 2016
Councilmember Charles Vickers                  December 2016

Election Day Information

The polling location for Youngtown Residents is at 12033 Clubhouse Square, Youngtown, AZ 85363

Polls will be open on Election Day, Primary Election, Tuesday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and General Election Tuesday from 6:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m. Persons in line at 7:00 p.m. will be permitted to cast a ballot.

If you are unable to determine your polling location, contact Maricopa County Elections at (602) 506-1511.

Elections

Beginning in 2012, Youngtown's regularly scheduled elections will be held in the fall of even numbered years (August and November).

  • · Primary Election is held on the tenth Tuesday prior to a general or special election at which candidates for public office are to be elected, a primary election shall be held.
  • · General Election is held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

The Council, or under certain circumstances the Clerk, may also call special elections, when needed, in accordance with State Law.

Elections are conducted in accordance with the Arizona Revised Statutes, Titles 16 and 19

The Mayor and Council serve at-large, representing all citizens. The Mayor and Council serve four year terms; there are no term limits and members can be elected to consecutive terms of office. Youngtown municipal elections are non-partisan.

 

Town Elected Officials
The Mayor and 6 Town Councilmembers are local elected officials. Town Councilmembers serve staggered 4 year terms. The Mayor is elected for a 4 year term. There are no term limits in Youngtown, so there is no limit to the number of times an incumbent may run for office.

Election Cycle
Town Council elections are held in the fall election cycle of even-numbered years. 

Information for qualified electors who need to register or update their registration information may be found on the Maricopa County Recorder's Election website.

The Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 30, 2016
  • Voter registration closes at midnight on August 1, 2016
  • Early Voting begins at Town Hall on August 8, 2016
The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 (if a run-off election is necessary).
  • Voter registration closes at midnight on October 10, 2016
  • Early voting begins at Town Hall on October 17, 2016

Please note that the Town of Youngtown "non-partisan" Candidates will be included on the same consolidated "partisan" ballot with other local, County, State or Federal agencies who are holding their elections on August 30, 2016 and or November 8, 2016.

The 2016 Primary and General Elections will not be a mail ballot elections; polling locations will be available in Youngtown on Election Day. 

Running for Office
The 1st step to become a candidate is to pick up a candidate election packet from the Town Clerk's office. For more information about the candidate election or packet, contact the Town Clerk at 623-933-8286.

Candidate Packets will available February 29, 2016 from the Town Clerk's office located at:
 Youngtown Town Hall, 12030 N. Clubhouse Square, Youngtown, AZ 85363
Town Hall is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Important Candidate Filing Dates:
First day to file nomination petitions/papers: May 2, 2016
Deadline to file nomination petitions/papers: June 1, 2016, 5:00 PM
Deadline to file as a Write-in Candidate: July, 21, 2016, 5:00 PM


Candidate Election Packet Includes:

  • $500 threshold exemption statement
  • Statement of Organization
  • Campaign contribution limits
  • Candidate's nomination paper / affidavit of qualifications / campaign finance law statement 
  • Financial disclosure statement
  • League of Arizona cities and towns campaign finance report handbook of instructions
  • Nomination petitions (in sufficient quantity to collect the maximum number of signatures) Political committee campaign finance report cover and detail sheets

 

 




The 2016 Candidate Financial Disclosure Statements

Alan Bok
Jacob "Jack" Duran
Mario Gutierrez
Susan Hout
Dorena Mello
Charles Vickers

The August 30, 2016 Primary Election Ballots are available online at www.maricopa.vote


Other Election Information

If you have other questions regarding the upcoming election, please contact:

Clerk's Office
Town of Youngtown
12030 Clubhouse Square
Youngtown, AZ 85363
(623) 933-8286 Voice
(623) 933-5951 Fax

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




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