The next General Election will be held on November 7, 2017. The following seats are up for election:
Mayor (4 year term)
Council Member At Large (4 year term)
Council Member District 2 (4 year term)
Council Member District 4 (4 year term)
Filing for Candidacy
The filing period for this election is June 1, 2017, to June 7, 2017, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Those wishing to run for office must submit a Declaration of Candidacy form to the City Recorderin person with a $25 filing fee during the filing period.
To obtain the Declaration of Candidacy form, and other relevant information, please contact the City Recorder, Nichole Camac, via email or by calling 801-963-3203.
Qualifications for Candidacy
Be a United States citizen
Be at least 18 years of age
Be a resident of West Valley City for at least 365 consecutive days immediately preceding the date of the election (November 7, 2017)
Be a registered voter
If elected from a council district, candidate must be a resident of the 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.
Please note that all candidates are subject to financial disclosure requirements.