Election Information

2021 Clinton City
Municipal Election Information

Offices to be voted on in the
Clinton City 2021 Municipal Election

Mayor - 4 Year Term
(Jan 1, 2022 - Dec 31, 2025)
 Name Address Email
 Lane "Mitch" Adams  2229 N 730 W Clinton UT 84015 envelope
 Brandon Stanger  PO Box 1523 Layton UT 84041 envelope
  Lori Miller 1018 W 2050 N Clinton UT 84015 envelope
 Anthony O. "Tony" Thompson  2806 W 800 N Clinton UT 84015 envelope 
* In accordance with Utah Code §20A-6-305, Utah Lt. Gov. Diedre Henderson hereby establishes the Master Ballot Position List, establishes written procedures for election officials to use the Master Ballot Position List, establishes written procedures for the Lt. Gov. in conducting the randomization in a fair manner, and provides a record of the random selection process used.  See the list & instructions here.

City Councilmember - 4 Year Term
City Councilmember - 4 Year Term
(Jan 1, 2022 - Dec 31, 2025)
 Name  Address  Email
 Michael Petersen 1338 N 1800 W Clinton UT 84015  envelope
 Marie Dougherty  2621 W 1890 N Clinton UT 84015 envelope
 Gary Tyler  2841 W 1010 N Clinton UT 84015  envelope


Official Notice of the
Clinton City
Municipal Primary Election​

Read it here.
2021 Clinton sample ballot



Qualifications to Run for Elected Office:

   ​    1. *Be a registered voter;

     2. Have resided within Clinton City for the 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the November election date; and,

      3. **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.

      4.  If elected, maintain primary residence within the city during term of the office.

  * Utah Code §20A-2-101 states: A registered voter (1) is a citizen of the United States; (2) is a resident of Utah; (3) will, on the date of that election, be at least 18 years old, (4) has been a resident of Utah for 30 days immediately before that election; (5) and is registered to vote.

** Utah Code §20A-2-101.5 states: A person convicted of a felony loses the right to hold office until (1) all felony convictions have been expunged, OR (2) ten years have passed since the most recent felony conviction AND the person has paid all court-ordered restitution and fines AND the person has completed probation, been granted parole, or completed the term of incarceration associated with the felony.

 Campaign Filing:

In accordance with Utah State Code 20A-9-203(3), a Clinton City resident may become a candidate for City Council by:

1. Filing a declaration of candidacy , in person with the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder  during the office hours of 8 AM to 5 PM Monday thru Friday from June 1, 2021 to June 7, 2021 (signing the form in person) and paying a $25.00 fee; or, Obtaining a Nomination Petition from the City Manager’s office and getting 25 or more qualified signatures (Clinton residents 18 yrs of age or older) - and  declaring Candidacy with the City Manager/Recorder or Deputy Recorder (signing the form in person) - No Fee.

OR
2. Designate an agent to file a declaration of candidacy with the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder subject to subsection (5)(b), if:

(i) the individual is located outside of the state during the entire filing period;
(ii) the designated agent appears in person before the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder;
(iii) the individual communicates with the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder using an electronic device that allows the individual and City Recorder or Deputy Recorder to see and hear each other; and
(iv) the individual provides the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder with an email address to which the City may send the individual the copies described in Subsection (4).

OR
3. Any resident of a municipality may nominate a candidate for a municipal office by filing a nomination petition with the City Recorder or Deputy Recorder during the regular office hours of 8 AM to 5 PM Monday thru Friday from Tuesday June 1, 2021 to Monday June 7, 2021 (signing the form in person) and paying a $25.00 fee.

Petitions or declarations for candidacy must be correctly completed and filed in person with the City Manager’s Office from 8 AM to 5 PM beginning Tuesday June 1, 2021 to Monday June 7, 2021 as set by State Code.

The City will hold a Primary Election on Tuesday August 3, 2021 if there are more than five (5) candidates for City Council and/or more than three (3) candidates for Mayor. The four City Council candidates and/or the two Mayoral candidates with the most votes from the Primary Election will then advance to the General Election. Regardless of whether there is a Primary Election in August, the General Election will be held on Tuesday November 2, 2021.

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Campaign Financial Statements:

All Clinton City municipal candidates are subject to financial disclosure requirements identified in Utah Code 10-3-208 and will be made available for viewing on the State website.

New Terms

Newly elected officials will begin their terms of office after being sworn in at a special meeting on the 1st Monday in January following the election.