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2021 Election Information
The 2021 general election for Riverton City will be held on Tuesday, November 2 using the ranked choice voting method. Ballots will be mailed to every active registered voter approximately two weeks prior to Election Day. Candidates for the following city offices will be included on the ballot:
- Mayor (at-large)
- City Council - District 3
- City Council - District 4
All Riverton residents will be eligible to vote for Mayor and only residents within the two council districts up for election will be eligible to vote for City Council candidates running in their respective districts.
To view a sample ballot, click here.
- About the Riverton City Government
- City Council District Map
- Register to Vote
- Salt Lake County Elections Division
2021 Declaration of Candidacy
The declaration of candidacy period for the 2021 Riverton City municipal election is Tuesday, August 10 to Tuesday, August 17. Candidates must file in person at the City Recorder's Office at Riverton City Hall at 12830 S Redwood Road in Riverton, Utah. We prefer prospective candidates schedule an appointment in advance with City Recorder Jamie Larsen to file their candidacy at 801-208-3128 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Prospective candidates should come prepared to have a photo taken on the day they declare their candidacy. Candidates must be a registered voter in Riverton and must have lived in Riverton for at least 12 consecutive months. The deadline to file is by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 17.
2021 Election Public Notice
NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL OFFICES
to be voted on in the
RIVERTON CITY MUNICIPAL ELECTION
November 2, 2021
A Riverton Municipal Election will be held to elect a Mayor and two Council Members to serve four-year terms. A Mayor will be elected At-large, one Council Member will be elected from Council District 3, and Council District 4 on November 2, 2021.
On December 15, 2020, the Riverton City Council voted to participate in the Municipal Alternate Voting Methods pilot project for the 2021 Municipal Elections. This voting method is better known as ranked choice voting. Because of this decision, the declaration of candidacy period changes to August. Each person seeking to become a candidate must file a Declaration of Candidacy in person with the City Recorder during office hours between August 10 and August 17, 2021 and pay a filing fee of $50.00.
20A-9-203 Declarations of candidacy -- Municipal general elections.
(1) An individual may become a candidate for any municipal office if:
(a) the individual is a registered voter; and
(b)(i) the individual has resided within the municipality in which the individual seeks to hold elective office for the 12 consecutive months immediately before the date of the election. (2)(b) In addition to the requirements of Subsection (1), each candidate for a municipal council position shall, if elected from a district, be a resident of the council district from which the candidate is elected.
For Polling locations and other information about the election, please go to
https://www.fvap.gov/utah or call (385) 468-7400.
For additional information, please contact City Recorder Jamie Larsen at 801-208-3128 or by emailing email@example.com.