Learn about the November 2, 2021 election happening in the City of Tucson
|Location||Election Type||What's on the Ballot|
|City of Tucson||Ballot by Mail||Council Members in Wards 3, 5 and 6 & |
*As of Aug 9, 2017, voter registration deadlines falling on a legal holiday or weekend move to the next immediate business day, pursuant to changes enacted by SB 1307.
The election happening is a ballot by mail jurisdictional election. State law allows for jurisdictions to to hold all mail elections and this means ballots will mailed automatically to every eligible voter. The City of Tucson qualified electors will elect Council Members in Wards 3, 5 and 6 and vote on 2 Propositions.
Voters have options in returning their ballot. You could return it by mail, drop off your ballot at a voting location or a secure ballot drop box (dependent on your county), or vote in person. Click here for more voting information.
If you never received your ballot, or it was damaged, you are able to ask the city to send a replacement ballot by mail by contacting Tucson at 884-VOTE (884-8683), no later than October 22nd, the last day to request a ballot by mail. You can also request a replacement ballot by emailing [email protected].
800 E. 12th St.
Tucson, AZ 85719
Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day. Don't forget your ID!2. Can I vote early?
Absolutely. If you are on the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL), you will automatically receive a ballot in your mailbox beginning 27 days before the election. Voters not on PEVL may make a one-time early ballot request.3. What if I have an emergency and can't vote on Election Day?
Early voting is available through 5pm the Friday before Election Day. If a voter cannot vote during the early voting period, emergency voting is available beginning 5pm the Friday before Election Day through 5pm the Monday before Election Day. Voters must sign an affidavit under penalty of perjury that they have an emergency that prevents them from voting on Election Day (voters do not need to disclose what the emergency is).4. Do I need ID to vote early?
If you vote early by mail, ID is not required. Your signature on the early ballot affidavit is compared to your voter registration record by the County Recorder to determine if the signature is valid.
ID is required if you vote early in person, or at a polling place or voting center on Election Day.
Military and Overseas voters have special voting rights under federal and state law (Uniformed & Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA)). These rights include the use of a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to register to vote and request an early ballot as well as the use of a Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB), which serves as an emergency back-up ballot. Learn More6. Do I have to vote everything on my ballot?
No, voters do not have to vote everything on their ballot. The votes they do cast will still be counted. However, we encourage voters to vote down the ballot as local races, propositions, judges, etc. can impact voters' daily lives.