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2009 Municipal Election for Mayor, 2 City Council seats

Article Published 03/23/2009

Elections for Layton City will be held this fall for Mayor and two City Council seats. The seats are "at-large," meaning they are open to candidates city-wide and are for four-year terms.

To become a candidate for one of these offices, a resident of the City must be a registered voter and file a "Declaration of Candidacy" at the City Recorder's Office between July 1 and July 15. Candidate forms will be available in the City Recorder's office or by e-mail beginning June 1. There is a $25 filing fee.

A primary election will be held Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009, if more than two candidates file for Mayor and/or more than four candidates file for City Council. The general election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009.

Residents may register to vote at the Davis County Clerk's Office in Farmington or by downloading the mail-in registration form online at elections.utah.gov.

Additional information may be obtained from the Layton City Recorder at (801) 336-3880 or twellman@laytoncity.org.