Elections

2015 City Election Information


The next Murray City Municipal Election will be held on November 3, 2015. The following seats will be up for election:
  • Councilmember District 1 (4-year term)
  • Councilmember District 3 (4-year term)
  • Councilmember District 5 (4-year term)

Qualifications for Candidacy


  • Be a United States citizen at the time of filing.
  • Be at least 18 years old at the time of the next municipal election.
  • Be a registered voter.
  • Be a resident of the municipality for 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the date of the election.
  • If elected from a council district, the person must be a resident of that council district.
In accordance with Utah Constitution Article IV, Section 6, 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 hold elective office is restored under Section 2-1-101.3 or 20A-2-101.5 of the Utah Code.

Filing for Office


Qualified individuals seeking to become a candidate must file a Declaration of Candidacy in person with the City Recorder during the following dates and times:

Monday June 1, 2015 through Monday June 8, 2015 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.

For further information, you may contact the City Recorder's office at 801-264-2660.

Additional Election Information


Most State elections are handled through the Salt Lake County Elections Division, and may be contacted at: (385) 468-8683.

For State, County, School Board, and other election information, such as voter registration,
please visit:

County Elections

Utah State Elections