AZTEC MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS - TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2020


This page will be updated regularly with election announcements.

For inquiries or questions contact the City Clerk's Office or email or call at (505) 334-7603.

MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2020

The March 3, 2020 Election will be for the following positions:
  • ☑ District #1 - One Commissioner for a four year term.
  • ☑ District #3 - One Commissioner for a four year term.
  • ☑ One Municipal Judge for a four year term.
  • Sample Ballot (PDF 53 KB)
  • CERTIFIED CANDIDATES

    District #1 District #3 Municipal Judge
    Mary Ellan LaRue-Hunter Michael A. Padilla Sr. Carlton P. Gray
    David Porter Jessica Erin Polatty
    Austin R. Randall

    NOTICES and FORMS

  • Certified Candidates List (PDF 107 KB)
  • Commission District Map (PDF 80 KB)
  • Duties and Responsibilities of the Governing Body (PDF 181 KB)
  • State of New Mexico Proclamation (PDF 1.4 MB)


  • IMPORTANT DATES

    Date Event
    Dec 9, 2019 Candidate packets are available in the City Clerk's office.
    Jan 7, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    FILING DAY: Appear In City Clerk's office to file Declaration of Candidacy.
    Jan 10, 2020 City Clerk certifies declarations of candidacy. The City Clerk will notify in writing that the filer is a qualified candidate
    Jan 14, 2020
    by 5:00 pm
    Deadline for a candidate to withdraw candidacy.
    Jan 14, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Write-ln Candidate Filing Day.
    Jan 15, 2020
    5:01 pm
    Drawing by lot for Ballet Position at Commission Room - City Hall.
    Jan 17, 2020
    by 5: 00 pm
    City Clerk certifies write-in candidates and shall deliver the notice to the person no later than 5:00 pm.
    Jan 21, 2020
    by 5: 00 pm
    Deadline for Write-In Candidates to withdraw candidacy.
    Feb 4, 2020 First day absentee ballots be issued/mailed to the voter.
    Feb 4, 2020 Early Voting begins at City hall - City Clerk's Office.
    Feb 28, 2020
    (Friday)
    Last day to mail absentee ballot.
    Feb 29, 2020
    (Saturday)
    Last day for early voting. Hours are from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    MARCH 3, 2020
    7:00 am - 7:00 pm
    ELECTION DAY - City Hall Commission Room
    Between
    March 9, 2020 -
    March 13, 2020
    City Clerk and County Commission meets to certify the canvass and declares the results.
    Between
    March 27, 2020 -
    March 31 , 2020
    Certificate of Election will be issued to the successful candidates from the Secretary of State.
    Between
    March 28, 2020 -
    April 1, 2020
    Candidate presents Certificate of Election to the City Clerk and takes Oath of Office.
    April 1, 2020 Term of office begins.
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