Council Vacancies

Two vacancies exist on the Sahuarita Town Council due to the resignations of Council Members Lynne Skelton and Dalia Zimmerman.  In accordance with state law and town code, the Town Council will fill these vacancies by appointment.  The term of these appointments will be until the next regularly scheduled town election cycle in 2020.  

APPLICATIONS

Qualified electors interested in applying for a Sahuarita Town Council vacancy must submit completed application packets on or before 5:00 PM on Thursday, August 1, 2019.  The Town Clerk's Office will accept applications beginning Wednesday, July 24, 2019.  Completed application packets may be emailed to townclerk@sahuaritaaz.gov or delivered in person or by mail to:  Town of Sahuarita, Town Clerk's Office, 375 W. Sahuarita Center way, Sahuarita, Arizona, 85629.

Application Packet

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants must meet the following qualifications at the time of appointment:

  • Must be a qualified elector (registered voter) of the Town of Sahuarita
  • Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older
  • Must have resided within the incorporated limits of the Town of Sahuarita for one-year preceding the appointment

TOWN COUNCIL INTERVIEW

Applicants selected to interview with the Council will be interviewed individually in a session open to the public.  Council may decide to hold an Executive Session to discuss appointment after the interviews and before making appointments.

FINACIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS

Additionally, the selected Town Council Member appointees will be required to file a Financial Disclosure Statement within 60 days of assuming office.

PUBLIC RECORDS

All documents submitted in response to the Town Council Appointment announcement are public records.

CANDIDATE LIST

Beginning July 24, 2019 a list of candidates submitting applications will be listed here.

 QUESTIONS?

Call the Town Clerk Department at (520) 822-8802.

EVENTS

Event Date
Application filing dates and deadline 8:00 AM, July 24 to 5:00 PM, August 1
Special Council meeting, including executive session, to determine which applicants to interview  5:00 PM, August 12, 2019, Sahuarita Town Hall, 375 W. Sahuarita Center Way
Special Council meeting, including executive session, to interview selected applicants and make appointments 6:30 PM, August 19, 2019, Sahuarita Town Hall, 375 W. Sahuarita Center Way
New Council Members sworn in and take seats on Council 6:30 PM, August 26, 2019