Santa Clara 2019 Election Information


MUNICIPAL ELECTION: The Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. The polls will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
A Primary Election (if necessary) will be held on Tuesday August 13, 2019.

VACANCIES IN OFFICE TO BE FILLED: Vacancies in office to be filled are as follows:

Council member At-Large Four-Year Term
Council member At-Large Four-Year Term
Council member At-Large Four-Year Term


1. Be a United States citizen at time of filing.
2. Be a registered voter of the municipality.
3. Be a resident of the municipality for a period of 365
consecutive days immediately preceding the date of the election.
4. Any mentally incompetent person, any person convicted of a felony, or any person convicted of treason or a crime against the elective franchise may not hold office in this State until the right to vote or hold elective office has been restored.
5. Must file a Declaration of Candidacy in person with the City Recorder within the filing deadline. Any resident of the municipality may file a Nomination Petition within the filing deadline, to nominate a person to become a candidate for municipal office. During this filing, they must state whether they meet all the constitutional and statutory qualification requirements for municipal office.

TO FILE FOR OFFICE: Each person seeking to become a candidate for a municipal office shall file a Declaration of Candidacy in person with the City Recorder during regular office hours, filing period begins, June 3, 2019 and ends June 7, 2019.

WRITE-IN CANDIDATES: To become a valid write-in candidate, a person must file, in person, a Declaration of Candidacy form with the appropriate filing officer on or before September 6, 2019. The candidate must also qualify all the requirements of the office.

FILING DEADLINE: Candidates: Friday, June 7, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
Write-in Candidates: Friday, September 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

TO NOMINATE A PERSON FOR OFFICE: Obtain from the City Recorder’s Office a Nominating Petition form. Fill out the form in its entirety, obtain the necessary signatures as outlined on the form, and submit to the City Recorder prior to the deadline of June 7, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

CAMPAIGN FINANCIAL REPORTS: Municipal Office Candidates are required to file campaign financial reports with the City Recorder seven (7) days before the Municipal Election and thirty (30) days after the Primary and/or Municipal Election. These reports must be posted by the City Recorder on either the city website at or the state website at

Notice of Public Meetings: 2019





City Council:  

Regular Meetings

–  2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.  with the exception of the         Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays.


 Regular Work Meeting

– 1st Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. with the exception of the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays.


Planning & Zoning Commission/Land Use Authority:

– 2nd Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m.


Heritage Commission:

 –  2nd Thursday at 4:00 p.m. – Quarterly: January, April, July & December


Economic Development Commission:

  • 4th Tuesday of each month at 5:00 pm.


City Council may call Special Meetings When needed.


Agendas of all City meetings, both regularly scheduled and special or work meetings, are sent to the Spectrum and posted at the Santa Clara Town Hall, the Santa Clara Post Office and on the Public Notice Website at at least 24 hours prior to the meeting time.


All meetings are held in the Santa Clara Town Hall, 2603 Santa Clara Drive, Santa Clara, Utah unless otherwise noticed on the meeting agenda.


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals needing special accommodations, including auxiliary communicative aids and services, during any of these meetings, should notify the City Recorder Chris Shelley at 673-6712 at least 24 hours prior to the meeting.


This notice is published in compliance with Utah Code 52-4-6(1).



Chris Shelley

City Recorder