Any voter who is 18 years or older, has resided in District 3 for a period of no less than two (2) years, and has no felony convictions is eligible to apply for the temporary District 3 Council seat. Application will be available beginning September 5 and will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19.
On Thursday, September 21, during the Council’s regularly scheduled study session, Councilmembers will discuss applications and select interview candidates. The following week, on September 28, the Council will interview the candidates and appoint the District 3 Councilmember during a Special Council Meeting that morning.The resident appointed to fill the temporary Council position will serve as Mesa’s District 3 representative until a new Councilmember is elected and sworn into office. Elections for a permanent District 3 Councilmember will be held in August 2018, with a run-off in November 2018, if necessary.