Tuesday, November 3, 2015 / Regular
The City Clerk is the
elections official for all regular and special elections in the City of
elections for the City of Lakewood are held on the first Tuesday in
November in odd-numbered years. Special elections may be called by City
Council. All municipal elections for elected officials are nonpartisan.
The Lakewood City Council includes a
mayor elected at-large and 10 council members, two from each of the City's
five wards. Lakewood has staggered terms; one council seat from each ward
is filled during each regular municipal election. The mayoral election is
held every four years. The mayor and council members are elected to
four-year terms and may serve two consecutive terms. Terms begin at the
first City Council meeting following the election.