The City Clerk is the local elections administrator, and coordinates with the County of Tuscaloosa and the City's election consultant in the organization and conduct of Municipal Elections.
This includes, but is not limited to:
- Preparation of necessary resolutions calling General or Special Municipal Elections
- The coordination of the candidate qualifying process, ballot preparation
- Recruitment and training of election workers
- Canvassing and certification of election results
The City of Tuscaloosa is a "Mayor-Council" form of government. The Mayor and seven Council Members are elected every 4 years. The City is divided in to seven districts, with a Council Member elected from each district, and the Mayor elected from the City at large. The next municipal election for Tuscaloosa will be held on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
Important Information concerning the Tuscaloosa Municipal Elections:August 27, 2013 Final Election Results Sample Ballot for Runoff Election