Notice of Municipal Offices
to be voted on in the American Fork City Municipal General Election
American Fork City will hold a non-partisan Municipal General Election on November 7, 2017. If a Primary Election is needed, it will be held on August 15, 2017. The offices that are up for election are:
Mayor – 4 year term
Two (2) City Council Members - 4 year term each
The Candidate Filing Period will be Thursday, June 1, 2017 through Wednesday, June 7, 2017. A Declaration of Candidacy or Nomination Petition must be filed in person with the City Recorder at 51 East Main, American Fork, Utah, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will end on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.
Please contact the Recorder’s Office at 801-763-3000 for more information.
Dated this 18 day of January, 2017
Terilyn Lurker, City Recorder
To run for municipal office, you must meet the following requirements:
-Must be 18 years old.
-Must be a US Citizen
-Must be a registered voter
-Must be a resident of American Fork (or a recently annexed area) for the twelve consecutive months prior to the election.
-Any mentally incompetent person, or any person convicted of a felony, or any person convicted of treason or crime against the elective franchise may not hold office until the right to vote or hold elective office is restored as provided by state statute.
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Voting registration is handled through the Utah County Elections office. Registration forms are also available at the city's Administration Office and once completed would be returned to Utah County.
You may also register to vote online if you have a current Utah Drivers License or State ID card.