City Elections
City Elections

City Elections

  • Elections are held in odd-numbered years.
  • Primary elections are held on the first Tuesday in August.
  • General elections are held on Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

Mayor and City Council Term
The Mayor is elected to a four-year term. City Councilmembers are elected to four-year, staggered terms.

Requirements for Qualified Candidates for Mayor
  • Eighteen years of age
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A resident of the City of Shawnee
  • A registered voter

Requirements for Qualified Candidates for Councilmember
  • Eighteen years of age
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A resident of the Ward
  • A registered voter

Positions Elected in 2017
  • Ward 1 Councilmember
  • Ward 2 Councilmember
  • Ward 3 Councilmember
  • Ward 4 Councilmember
  • Current Filings

Election Administration
The Johnson County Election Office manages the election process for all jurisdictions in Johnson County including:
Additional Resources
Contact Information
www.GoodStartsHere.org