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Notice of Candidates

COUNCIL - Two (2) four-year terms


MAYOR - four-year term


Notice of Election

Layton City will hold elections for Mayor and two (2) City Council seats. The seats are “at-large,” meaning they are open to candidates city-wide. Each position has a four-year term.

Interested residents of Layton City may become candidates by filing a Declaration of Candidacy at the City Recorder’s Office between June 1st and June 7th, during regular business hours. A $25 filing fee is required to file.

Candidates must be: 1) a registered voter of Layton City; and 2) a resident of Layton City for at least 12 consecutive months prior to the election date.

Regular Council meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month beginning at 5:30 p.m. Councilmembers are expected to attend other meetings and functions as part of their duties and assignments. Candidates should be willing and able to spend the time required to represent the citizens of the City.

The general election will be held on Tuesday, November 7th. If sufficient candidates file, a primary election will be held on Tuesday, August 15th.

Candidate packets will be available in May at the City Recorder’s Office, 437 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, Utah, or information may be obtained by calling (801) 336-3810. Information will also be available on the City’s web site at www.laytoncity.org.


Dated this 25th day of January, 2017.



Kim Read
City Recorder

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