Special Election: March 10, 2020

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The Chandler City Council called for a Special Election to be held on March 10, 2020, for the purpose of submitting a City Charter amendment to the voters of the City of Chandler.

The Charter Amendment proposes making changes to the dates that the City of Chandler primary, general, and special elections can be held.  These proposed changes conform to the newly established election consolidation dates that were recently made by state law.

Ballot by Mail Election

The March 10, 2020, Special Election will be conducted as a Ballot by Mail Election.  No voting will take place at the polls.  Ballots will be mailed to each qualified registered voter beginning Feb. 12, 2020.

 

Proposed Charter Amendment

Proposition 426

Proposal submitted to the voters by the Chandler City Council

OFFICIAL TITLE:  Ordinance No. 4900, Exhibit 1 of the Chandler City Council providing a proposed amendment to the Chandler City Charter changing the dates of City of Chandler elections to conform to state statute and election consolidation dates.

DESCRIPTIVE TITLE:  The amendment proposes making changes to the dates that City of Chandler primary, general, and special elections can be held, conforming to changes in election consolidation dates made by state law.

A “YES” vote shall have the effect of changing the Charter to reflect the dates that City of Chandler elections will be held to conform with state statute and election consolidation dates.

A “NO” vote shall have the effect of retaining the existing Charter language that requires Chandler elections to be held on a different date than the state’s election consolidation dates.

Read the Ordinance  en Español

 

March 10, 2020 Special Election, For/Against Argument Filing Period
 

Filing Period Begins Nov. 19, 2019
Filing Period Ends 5 p.m. | Dec. 11, 2019

 

Instructions for Argument Filing  

en Español


March 10, 2020 Special Election Key Dates

Nov. 19  For/Against Argument Filing Begins for the Charter Amendment
Dec. 11 Last day to file For/Against Arguments for the Charter Amendment
Feb. 10 Last day to register to vote in the March 10, 2020, Special Election
Feb. 12 Ballots are mailed to each qualified registered voter
March 2 Ballot Replacement Voting Centers open at Chandler City Hall
March 10  ELECTION DAY