Elections

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Election Information

The time for filing as a 2020 local election candidate or as a write-in candidate has now passed.  The following information is provided for general knowledge of the process.

  • City Council elections are held in the fall of even-numbered years 
  • The Primary Election is held in August; the General Election is held in November 
  • The Mayor and Councilmembers are elected at-large 
  • The 2020 Primary Election on August 4, 2020, will include candidates for the offices of Mayor and three Councilmembers as well as Proposition 442, the City of Apache Junction 2020-2050 General Plan
  • The General Election will be held on November 3, 2020


Publicity Pamphlet for August 4, 2020 Election
A publicity pamphlet will be mailed to every Apache Junction household with a registered voter.  This information pamphlet provides you with information regarding the City of Apache Junction’s Primary Election of August 4, 2020, in which voters will vote on a candidate for Mayor and three candidates for Councilmember.

Apache Junction Sample Ballot
Pinal County residents
Maricopa County residents

Important Dates
PRIMARY ELECTION 

 Candidate Filing Period                             March 9 - April 6, 2020 @ 5:00 PM    
 Last Day to Submit Ballot Arguments        May 6, 2020
 
First Day to Post Political Signs               April 7, 2020

 Publicity Pamphlets are Mailed                June 30, 2020
 Ballots Mailed to AJ Voters                      July 8, 2020
 Last Day to Register to Vote                      July 6, 2020 @ Midnight
 Early Voting Begins                                    July 8, 2020
 Last Day to Request an Early Ballot          July 24, 2020
 ELECTION DAY                                        August 4, 2020
 Last Day to Remove Political Signs           August 19, 2020

GENERAL ELECTION 

 Early Voting Begins                                    October 7, 2020
 Last Day to Request an Early Ballot           October 23, 2020
 ELECTION DAY                                         November 3, 2020

                                                                         Early Voting Sites eary voting list

Early Ballot
The next scheduled election will be the primary election on August 4, 2020, with voter registration deadline being July 6, 2020.  We want our voters to stay safe and healthy during this election season.  If you have concerns about voting in person this year, please consider applying online or calling to receive your ballot by mail.


For more information on getting an early ballot visit:

Pinal County Recorder
Maricopa County Recorder

Voting Precinct Map
Voting Precinct Map 

Voter Registration
The City of Apache Junction is primarily in Pinal County with a small portion in Maricopa County. The borderline is Meridian.  Anyone living west of Meridian is in Maricopa County, east of Meridian is in Pinal County. Links to the voter registration offices for both counties have been provided for you.

Pinal County voter registration

Maricopa County voter registration

Resources
Maricopa County elections web page
Pinal County elections web pag

Arizona Secretary of State