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File your election papers next week
Kanab City, as well as other small towns in Utah, will hold a Municipal Election this fall to elect city council or town board members.
Kanab City has three city council positions with a four year term from January 2020 to January 2024, and one city council position with a two year term from January 2020 to January 2022.
If there are a sufficient number of candidates, a Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. The Municipal General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
Qualifications to be a candidate:
1. Be a U.S. citizen at the time of filing.
2. Be a registered voter of the municipality.
3. Be a resident of the municipality for a period of 365 consecutive days immediately preceding the date of the election.
4. Not be a convicted felon, unless your right to hold elective office has been restored.
Qualified persons are to file a declaration of candidacy, in person with the city or town recorder or manager, during the office hours 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The candidate filing period begins June 3 and ends June 7, 2019. Candidates may file remotely or through a designated agent if the individual is located outside of the state during the entire filing period.
Candidate filing forms for Kanab are available at the Kanab City Office, 26 North 100 East.
Forms for other towns in Kane County can be found at their town offices.
All candidates for election are subject to Campaign Finance Disclosure regulations.