The City of Tucson holds a regularly- scheduled election every two years. These elections are held every odd-numbered year. Council members are nominated by the Ward they wish to represent. They must win the primary in a ward-only election. Council members are elected to the city council at-large in the general election. The Mayor is also elected by the voters at-large.
In 2019 the Mayor and Council Members for Wards 1,2 and 4 are elected. (In 2021, Council Members for Wards 3,5 and 6 will be elected).
The Mayor and Council Members serve four-year terms. There are no term limits for these elected offices.
General Election – November 5, 2019 (Deadline to register – October 7, 2019)
Voting in the 2019 City of Tucson Elections: The City of Tucson elections is a mail-in election only. All registered Democratic, Republican and Libertarian voters will receive a ballot in the mail. If you are registered No Party Preference (Independent) you may select one of the three party ballots. The elections department will operate a limited number of voting locations to drop off your vote-by-mail ballot or receive a replacement ballot. Please visit the city clerk’s website for more details or call the City Clerk’s office with questions (520) 791-4213.