Phoenix Set for August 2017 Council ElectionPhoenix Set for August 2017 Council Election<div class="ExternalClass2792BE5C2B104400B7AB782900B769BD"><table cellspacing="0" width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:100%;"><p>On Tuesday, Aug. 29, the city of Phoenix will hold the regularly scheduled Council Election for voters in Council Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8 to elect councilmembers. There is no election for mayor or councilmembers in Council Districts 1, 3, 5 and 7 this year because the terms of the councilmembers are staggered.  The Council Election is open to Phoenix residents who are registered voters and reside within Council Districts 2, 4, 6 or 8 at least 29 days prior to the election.</p><p>The City Clerk Department has mailed notices to over 270,000 registered voters who reside in Phoenix Council Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8, and are on the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL).  Voters on the PEVL who want to receive a ballot by mail do not need to return the notice.  Voters who received the notice who do not want a ballot by mail, or want their ballot sent to an alternate address for this election, should notify the City Clerk by mailing the postage-paid return postcard.  The City Clerk needs to receive the postcard by Wednesday, July 5.</p><p>Voters who are not on the PEVL and did not receive this notice may submit a signed request for a ballot by mail by Friday, Aug. 18.  Request forms are available at phoenix.gov/elections or by calling the City Clerk Department. Phoenix residents who are not registered to vote have until Monday, July 31 to do so.</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>For more information about the August election, contact the City Clerk Department at 602-262-6837, use the 7-1-1 Relay System or visit phoenix.gov/elections.</p></div>5/5/2017 6:00:00 PMMatt Hamada602-262-6213