JULY 25, 2012
Voter registration deadline for Scottsdale residents July 30
Scottsdale residents must be registered by Monday, July 30, to be qualified to vote in the Aug. 28 primary election. Voters will elect three council members and a mayor. Candidates must receive a majority of the legal votes cast to be elected outright at the primary. If not, the top two vote-getters for every open seat will advance to the Nov. 6 general election.
Learn more about the election and candidates.
Register to vote by calling Maricopa County Elections at 602-506-1511 or going online.
Early ballots: Registered voters must request an early ballot by 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, through Maricopa County Elections at 602-506-1511 or online to have the early ballot mailed to them. If you are a registered independent or with no party affiliation, you must designate which ballot you want.
In-person early voting: In-person early voting in Scottsdale for the primary election will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Thursday, Aug. 2 through Friday, Aug. 24, at Scottsdale City Hall, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Election Day voting: Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, Aug. 28. Registered voter households will receive the candidate information pamphlet before early voting begins on Thursday, Aug. 2. Your polling location will be indicated on the mailing label of that pamphlet. Find polling locations. View a map of the polling sites.
View the candidate information pamphlet.
Watch candidate forums on Scottsdale’s government channel CityCable 11.