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Elections

Council Chambers 2ABOUT ELECTIONS
• The Office of the City Secretary is responsible for managing municipal elections
• The Alpine City Council is the community’s part-time legislative body, consisting of five members. 
• All council members are elected through Ward elections on a non-partisan basis for a 2 year term.
• Council member terms are staggered, so that a measure of continuity is maintained in the transitions from one Council to the next.
• The mayor is elected at-large directly by the voters, and serves a 2 year term.
• Elections for Ward 1, Ward 3, and Ward 5 take place on odd numbered years. Elections for Ward 2, Ward 4, and for the Mayor take place on even numbered years.