City Clerk

Municipal Elections

Ward IV Vacancy

On November 8, 2016, Councilman Sam Bateman was elected to serve as the Justice of Peace, Department I, Henderson Township vacating his seat on Henderson City Council, Ward IV. At the December 6, 2016, City Council Meeting, City Council approved to fill the vacancy by appointment through application process. The Henderson City Council, Ward IV term expires June 2019.

2017 Municipal Elections

Henderson Municipal Elections are governed by Nevada Revised Statues. Per NRS 293C municipal elections are held in odd-numbered years. The next City of Henderson Municipal Election will be held in 2017. 

Offices up for election:

  • Mayor
  • City Council Ward III
  • Municipal Court Judge, Department 3

Candidate filing will be held Tuesday, January 24-Thursday, February 2, 2017. Candidate filing packets will be available mid-December 2016.

Primary Election Dates

Last day to register to vote: Tuesday, March 14
Early Voting:
Saturday, March 18-Friday, March 31
Mail ballot request deadline:
Tuesday, March 28
Election Day
: Tuesday, April 4
Canvass of Election: Tuesday, April 11
Swearing-In: Tuesday, June 20

General Election Dates

Last day to register to vote: Tuesday, May 23
Early Voting:
Saturday, May 27-Friday, June 9
Mail ballot request deadline:
Tuesday, June 6
Election Day
: Tuesday, June 13
Canvass of Election: Tuesday, June 20
Swearing-In: Tuesday, June 20

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Clark County voters have the opportunity to help save taxpayers more than $1.5 million by going to the Election Department website at and choosing to receive their sample ballot by email instead of through the regular mail.

Initiatives & Referenda

Initiatives and referenda are processes that allow Nevada citizens to utilize a petition circulation process to propose new legislation, amend the Nevada Constitution or existing state statutes or approve or disapprove of existing laws. They are both methods of involving voters directly in the legislative process of government.

For additional information, visit the Nevada Secretary of State's website. The site contains important deadlines, guides, forms and maps.