2020 General Election

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In conjunction with the General Election, the City of Chandler will hold a Special Election on Nov. 3, 2020 for the purpose of submitting to the citizens of Chandler the question as to whether to grant a franchise to Southwest Gas Corporation.  
Information Pamphlet

2020 General Election Key Dates

Oct. 5                   Last day to register to vote in the 2020 General election

Oct. 7                   Early voting, in-person and by mail, for General Election begins

Oct. 13                 Early ballot dropbox opens at City Hall | Ballot drop off ONLY

Oct. 23                 Last day to request that an early ballot be mailed for the General Election

Nov. 3                  GENERAL ELECTION DAY

 Dropboxes & Early Voting Around Chandler  All Voting Centers

Special Election: Franchise Agreement with Southwest Gas Corporation

The Special Election gives Chandler voters the opportunity to approve a franchise agreement with Southwest Gas Corporation. The agreement will allow the utility to construct, maintain and operate its natural gas system in the City-owned public rights-of-way.

Review Ordinance No. 4924 | Spanish

Review Franchise Agreement | Spanish

Question 1 is a Chandler local measure which asks voters to consider whether or not to grant a franchise to Southwest Gas Corporation for a gas distribution system.

Any registered voter who resides in the City of Chandler boundaries (excluding County islands) may vote in a City of Chandler Election.  You may register to vote online through Service Arizona, or contact the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office to request an Arizona Voter Registration Form, or call 602-506-1511.

To register to vote you must be:

  • A citizen of the United States
  • An Arizona resident at least 29 days before the date of the election
  • 18 years of age or older on or before the date of the election
  • Not have been convicted of a felony or treason, unless your civil rights have been restored

You may register to vote online through Service Arizona, or contact the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office to request an Arizona Voter Registration Form, or call 602-506-1511.

Remember, Oct. 5 is the deadline to register to vote in order to vote in the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election. 

To vote in an election you must first register to vote.

If you have an Arizona Driver License and/or Arizona non-operating I.D. Card you may register to vote online through Service Arizona, or contact the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office to request an Arizona Voter Registration Form, or call 602-506-1511.

Remember, Oct. 5 is the deadline to register to vote in order to vote in the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election. 

You should update your existing voter registration if:

  • You moved
  • You changed your name
  • You would like to change your political party

Update your voter registration online through Service Arizona, or contact the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office to request an Arizona Voter Registration Form, or call 602-506-1511.

Remember, Oct. 5 is the deadline to register to vote in order to vote in the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election. 

You should update your existing voter registration if:

  • You moved
  • You changed your name
  • You would like to change your political party

Update your voter registration online through Service Arizona, or contact the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office to request an Arizona Voter Registration Form, or call 602-506-1511.

Remember, Oct. 5 is the deadline to register to vote in order to vote in the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election. 

Early voting allows citizens to cast ballots by mail, or in person at vote centers prior to the scheduled Election Day. 

To request an early ballot by mail, call 602-506-1511 or request online through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

To request an early ballot by mail, call 602-506-1511, or request online through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

From Oct. 7 – Nov. 3, 2020, in-person voting in Chandler will be available at the following locations:

You may join the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL) by submitting a Permanent Early Voting List Request through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office/Elections Department.

To join the PEVL, submit online through request through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office, or call 602-506-1511 to request a paper form.

Once a registered voter has signed up to be on the Permanent Early Voting List, they no longer have to request an early ballot be mailed, the ballot will automatically be mailed to the voter 27 days prior to any election.

If a registered voter is not on the Permanent Early Voting List, they will have to make a request in order to receive an Early Ballot. 

To sign up for the Permanent Early Voting List call 602-506-1511 to request a form, or request online through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

From Oct. 7 – Nov. 3, 2020, in-person voting in Chandler will be available at the following locations:

  • Vote Center locations will be posted by Oct. 1, 2020

Find a location near you at location.maricopa.vote or beballotready.vote.

To request an early ballot by mail call 602-506-1511, or request online through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

Remember, the last day to request an early ballot be mailed to you for the General Election is Oct. 23, 2020.

Your early ballot must be received, not postmarked, by 7 p.m. on Election Day.

  • You may return your voted early ballot by postal mail.  Please make sure to mail your ballot well in advance of the deadline date to ensure that your vote is counted.  It is recommended that you mail your ballot at least 6 days before Election Day.

  • You may drop off your voted ballot at any Vote Center or Ballot Drop-Off location prior to 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.

Find a Vote Center or Ballot Drop-Off location near you at location.maricopa.vote or beballotready.vote.

Maricopa County is moving to a “vote anywhere” election model, complimented by in-person early voting including some evenings and weekends leading up to Election Day. 

Voters can vote early at any of the Vote Centers, or on Election Day voters can go into any Vote Center location and vote.

To find your polling place, visit the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

Maricopa County Elections Department’s Assistance Program strives to ensure equal access to the electoral process for all citizens and to provide the assistance some voters may require based on physical or mental abilities, mobility concerns, or language skill sets.

For information about voting assistance for voters with disabilities or on how to obtain an Early Ballot, call 602-506-1511, or follow the information provided through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.

At the polling place, the voter shall announce his/her name and place of residence to the election official and present identification.

To find your polling place and for a list of acceptable forms of identification, visit the Maricopa County Recorder's Office.

Voters must present one form of identification from List 1 or two different forms of identification from List 2 or List 3.

List 1 – if presenting from this list one form is required

  • Valid Arizona driver license
  • Valid Arizona non-operating identification license
  • Tribal enrollment card or another form of tribal identification
  • Valid United States federal, state, or local government-issued identification

List 2 – if presenting from this list two forms are required

  • Utility bill of the elector that is dated within ninety days of the election. May be for electric, gas, water, solid waste, telephone, cellular phone, or cable television
  • Bank or credit union statement that is dated within 90 days of the date of the election
  • Valid Arizona Vehicle Registration
  • Indian census card
  • Property tax statement of the elector’s residence
  • Tribal enrollment card or another form of tribal identification
  • Vehicle insurance card
  • Valid United States federal, state, or local government-issued identification
  • Voter Registration Card / Recorder’s Certification
  • Any “Official Election Material” mailing bearing your name and address

List 3 – Mix and Match from Lists 1 and 2

  • Any Valid Picture ID from List 1 with an address that does NOT match the Precinct Register WITH a non-photo ID from List 2 with an address that DOES match the Precinct Register
  • U.S. Passport and one item from List 2
  • U.S. Military ID and one item from List 2

Information regarding acceptable forms of ID can be found through the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office.