Elections for City Council are held every two years with three of the six seats up for election. Election of the Mayor is held every four years. City Council members and the Mayor serve four-year terms of office. The next election for City Council seats 2, 4 and 6 will occur on November 2, 2021.

2021 Candidate Filings

Seat 2      

Seat 4      

Seat 6     

Campaign Finance Portal

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

The Declaration of Candidacy period is Monday, August 23, 2021 8:00 a.m. through Friday, September 3, 2021 5:00 p.m. The Declaration of Candidacy form must be turned into the Meridian City Clerk’s Office located at 33 E. Broadway Avenue. If the candidate wishes to submit the Petition for Candidacy signed by not less than five (5) registered qualified electors, the form must first be verified by the Ada County Elections office located at 400 N. Benjamin Lane prior to submittal at the Meridian City Clerk’s Office. If the candidate wishes to pay the non-refundable filing fee of forty dollars ($40), the form can be submitted directly to the Meridian City Clerk’s Office.

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Mayor and City Council Incumbents

 

2021 Candidate Forms and Other Information

2021 Election Calendar

Informational Slides from Town Hall - Getting Ready for the 2021 General City Election

Video of Town Hall - Getting Ready for the 2021 General City Election

Declaration of Candidacy

Petition for Candidacy

Campaign Finance Portal

Campaign Finance Quick Reference

Declaration of Intent for Write-in Candidates

Withdrawal of Candidacy

Financial Disclosure Forms

All Campaign Finance Reporting is done through the Office of the Secretary of State

Report of Alleged Violation of Idaho Sunshine Law 

Form L-5: Report of Alleged Violation of Idaho Sunshine Law (Title 67, Chapter 66, Idaho Code)