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Cordova Special Election - November 7, 2017 General Information

Polling place: Cordova Center Community Room A

Voting hours: 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

 

There will be one proposition before the voters at this election.

 

By citizen recall petition the following is proposition one:

 

Proposition No. 1

 

Shall Josh Hallquist be recalled from the office of City Council Member?

 YES   

    NO      

 

The actual ballot will contain a sponsor’s statement of the grounds for recall and following the sponsor’s statement Council member Hallquist may include a statement of 200 words or less.

Sample ballots containing complete ballot language will be available on or before October 24, 2017.

Voter registration: Voter registration applications may be obtained at City Hall or you may register online at http://www.elections.alaska.gov/ . To be qualified to vote in a regular or special city election, a voter must be: A) Qualified to vote in state elections and registered to vote in state elections at a residence address within the city limits of Cordova at least thirty days (Sunday October 8, 2017) immediately preceding the municipal election; B) A resident of the city for thirty days (Sunday October 8, 2017) immediately preceding the municipal election; and C) Not disqualified under Article V of the Alaska Constitution.

Absentee voting by mail: Submit a request for an absentee ballot by mail to: City Clerk, City of Cordova, PO Box 1210, Cordova, AK 99574; or by facsimile to 424-6000 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Application by mail shall be postmarked, and application by facsimile or email shall be received by the city clerk no more than 60 days (Friday September 8, 2017) or less than 7 days (Tuesday October 31, 2017) before the election. Such written request shall substantially include: voter’s residence address in Cordova; voter’s mailing address in Cordova; voter registration number; or, if not known, the voter’s social security number and date of birth; if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, the address to which it should be mailed; an original signature if the application is made by mail, or a facsimile thereof if application is made by facsimile transmission or email; and the printed name of the applicant.

 

For further information, contact the City Clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 424-6248.

Regular Election March 7, 2017

Polling place: Cordova Center Community Room A

Voting hours: 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

To elect:           

Seat B:  One (1) City Council Member - For One (1) Regular, Three (3) Year Term

Seat C:  One (1) City Council Member - For One (1) Regular, Three (3) Year Term               

To elect:

One (1) School Board Member - For One (1) Regular, Three (3) Year Term

To elect:

Five (5) CCMC Authority Board Members

  • For One (1) Regular, Three (3) Year Term
  • For Two (2), One (1) Year Terms

      

To declare candidacy: Any qualified voter who meets the residency and age requirements of the elective office must file, not more than eight weeks (Tuesday, January 10, 2017) and at least four weeks (Tuesday February 07, 2017) prior to the election, with the city clerk, a sworn declaration of candidacy using the declaration of candidacy form that applies to the office for which he or she is a candidate in order for the voter's name to appear on the ballot as a candidate for that elective office.

Residency and age requirements: Mayor and City Council: One year immediately preceding the election and eighteen years of age. School Board Member: One year immediately preceding the election and eighteen years of age. 

Voter registration: Voter registration applications may be obtained at City Hall or you may register online at http://www.elections.alaska.gov/ . To be qualified to vote in a regular or special city election, a voter must be: A) Qualified to vote in state elections and registered to vote in state elections at a residence address within the city limits of Cordova at least thirty days (Sunday February 5, 2017) immediately preceding the municipal election; B) A resident of the city for thirty days (Sunday February 5, 2017) immediately preceding the municipal election; and C) Not disqualified under Article V of the Alaska Constitution.

Absentee voting by mail:  

Submit a request for an absentee ballot by mail to: City Clerk, City of Cordova, PO Box 1210, Cordova, AK 99574; or by facsimile to 424-6000 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Application by mail shall be postmarked, and application by facsimile or email shall be received by the city clerk no more than 60 days (Friday, January 06, 2017) nor less than 7 days (Tuesday, February 28, 2017) before the election. Such written request shall substantially include: voter’s residence address in Cordova; voter’s mailing address in Cordova; voter registration number; or, if not known, the voter’s social security number and date of birth; if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, the address to which it should be mailed; an original signature if the application is made by mail, or a facsimile thereof if application is made by facsimile transmission or email; and the printed name of the applicant.

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