2016 and 2018 Election Information

WHAT IS A MUNICIPAL ELECTION?

The City of Parkland has a governing body, whereby the members are elected by the voters. The City’s Charter stipulates the terms of office and the frequency of the elections.

Candidate Qualifying - The criteria required for an elected office is contingent upon the requisites of the level of the office desired.  For candidates running for Municipal offices, the qualifying officer is the Municipal Clerk.  All campaign documents are therefore filed with the Municipal Clerk.

Candidate Forms are available for download at the Florida Division of Elections website.

For more information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (954) 757-4132 or by email to  jljohnson@cityofparkland.org.

Qualifying dates for the November 2016 election are as follows:

2016 Municipal Election:                  Qualifying Period:

November 8, 2016                              Noon, Monday, June 20, 2016 to Noon, Friday, June 24, 2016

2016 Announced Candidates

Candidate: Kenneth Cutler (Qualified)
Office: City Commissioner - District 3

Candidate: Geneva Love (Qualified)
Office: City Commissioner - District 3

Candidate: Roberta Weissman (Withdrawn)
Office: City Commissioner - District 4

Candidate: Bob Mayersohn (Elected Unopposed 7/14/2016)
Office: City Commissioner - District 4

Due to the submission of Mayor Michael Udine and Commissioner Christine Hunschofsky's resignations, a Special Election will be held to fill the remainder of their terms Tuesday, November 8, 2016. A special qualifying period has been set [for both seats] as follows:

Qualifying dates for the November 8, 2016 Special Election, to fill the remainder of the Mayor and Commissioner-District 2 vacated terms, are as follows:
 
2016 Special Election:                      Qualifying Period:

November 8, 2016                            Noon, Monday, July 11, 2016 to Noon, Friday, July 15, 2016

Special Election - Announced Candidates:
Candidate: Christine Hunschofsky (Qualified)
Office: Mayor

Candidate: Brian Rosaler (Qualified)
Office: Mayor  

Candidate: John Willis (Withdrawn)
Office: Commissioner - District 2

Candidate: Grace Solomon (Elected Unopposed 8/10/2016)
Office: Commissioner - District 2

To view candidate forms and reports, please click here, then select the City Clerk / Elections / 2016 folder.

2018 Regular Election:                                                    Qualifying Period:

November 6, 2018                                                             To be announced.
Seats available:
  • Mayor
  • Commissioner - District's 1 & 2
No announced candidates at this time.