CANDIDATES ELECTION CALENDAR 2022 PRIMARY AND GENERAL

CITY OF FORT MYERS
2022 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

The City of Fort Myers will hold Elections in 2022 for Council Member for Wards 1, 3, and 5 (Four Year Term) and Mayor (Four Year Term). 

PRIMARY ELECTION: Tuesday, August 23, 2022

GENERAL ELECTION: Tuesday, November 8, 2022

PLEASE NOTE: Candidate packet materials and election calendars will be available and posted online after February 1, 2022. For more information regarding Elections, please contact Gwen Carlisle, City Clerk, at 239-321-7940. 

Candidates for Mayor
Election Assessment -Each person seeking to qualify for election to a municipal office shall pay, at the time of qualifying, an election assessment equal to one percent (1%} of the annual salary of the office sought. Candidates for Mayor will be assessed Four Hundred Twenty-Four Dollars and Nineteen Cents ($424.19}. (Annual Salary: $42,419.00 F.S §99.093(1) and §99.061(2) and City Charter, Section 64). The total cost for qualifying is $524.19.

Candidates for City Council
Election Assessment - Each person seeking to qualify for election to a municipal office shall pay, at the time of qualifying, an election assessment equal to one percent (1%) of the annual salary of the office sought. Candidates for City Council (except Mayor) will be assessed Three Hundred Twenty-Six Dollars and Thirty Cents ($326.30). (Annual Salary: $32,630.00 F.S. §99.093(1} and §99.061(2} and City Charter, Section 64). The total cost for qualifying is $426.30.

Check for filing and qualifying fees must be drawn on the candidate’s campaign checking account and made payable to the CITY OF FORT MYERS.