March 14, 2023, Municipal Election Information

A Municipal Election and Referendum will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, to elect City Commission members to Districts A and D, for a four-year term of office ending in March 2027, and for electors of the City to vote on one (1) ballot question concerning amendments to the City Charter relating to filling vacancies, specifically amendments to Sections 305 and 713, which shall be in the following form: 

Filling of vacancies in office and candidacy for City Commission

Shall the Charter of the City of Coconut Creek be amended to provide that the filling of vacancies in office must be done by majority vote of City electors voting in an election, with procedures for holding such elections and for filling any vacancy in candidacy for City Commission set forth in an ordinance codified within the City’s Code of Ordinances?

☐ Yes            ☐ No

Click here to view a current list of those who have qualified for the March 14, 2023, City of Coconut Creek Municipal Election.

Qualifications:

Candidates must be a qualified voter, who have been primarily domiciled in the district for which he/she has filed to run for a minimum of 12 months prior to filing as a candidate for office.

Candidates will need to execute and deliver to the City Clerk an affidavit of primary domicile and provide 2 proofs of identification verifying the address of domicile, either a Florida Driver’s License or Florida State Identification Card, plus an electric bill or water bill, or other evidence of address. 

Candidates must remain primarily domiciled in the district in which he/she is elected for the full term of office. 

Qualifying and Assessment Fees:

The candidate Municipal Qualifying Fee is $125.00 and the State Election Assessment is $341.54.

The Qualifying Period for the March 14, 2023 City of Coconut Creek Municipal Election closed at noon on January 10, 2023.

Please be advised that City Hall is closed on Fridays and on holidays observed by the City. City Hall hours of operation are 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST Monday - Thursday. Appointments are recommended.

Voting in the City is at large, which means that all qualified voters of the City whose names appear in the Broward County Supervisor of Elections registration books are eligible to vote.

Early voting is NOT available for this election.

Vote-By-Mail voting will be permitted through the Broward County Supervisor of Elections Office, and completed Vote-By-Mail ballots must be received at their office. Please click on the "Vote-By-Mail" button for more information.

Due to recent changes in Florida law, all requests for vote-by-mail ballots expired at the end of 2022. Therefore, any request on file has expired. If you want to continue voting by mail, please submit your request today. Registered voters can visit www.browardvotes.gov to request a Vote-By-Mail Ballot for the March 14, 2023 Municipal Election no later than 5 p.m. on March 4, 2023.

The polling places will be open on March 14, 2023 from 7 AM to 7 PM.

Please see additional links, to the Broward SOE website, below under General/Voting Information and Registering to Vote. Click here for 2023 Municipal Elections information: browardvotes.gov

Inquiries regarding the Election should be made to the City Clerk at 954-973-6774 or CityClerk@coconutcreek.net.


General Voting Information


Registering to Vote

Voter registration is handled by the Broward County Supervisor of Elections. Voter Registration forms are available at the Broward County Supervisor of Election website.