2021 Notice of Election
October 5, 2021 Municipal Election
Candidates must be qualified voters and residents of the City for a period of not less than one year prior to the date of filing a nominating petition.
A qualified voter must meet the following criteria:
- citizen of the United States
- 18 years old or older
- resident of the State and of the Municipality for at least thirty (30) days preceding the election
- not registered to vote in another jurisdiction
- not disqualified under the State Constitution, or if disqualified, has had his/her rights restored
LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE
State law requires 30 days prior to an election to register to vote. State of Alaska voter registration applications are available at City Hall, DMV, or online (elections.alaska.gov) and must be postmarked or faxed (907-451-2832) before September 5, 2021 to be eligible to vote in the October 5, 2021 Municipal Election.
MAKE YOUR VOTE COUNT
Qualified voters who cannot vote at the polls on October 5 can apply for an absentee ballot (April 5 through Sept. 24), vote in person (Sept. 24 through Oct. 4), or vote by personal representative (Sept. 15 through 8:00pm, Oct. 5). Contact staff at City Hall (895-4656) for more information.