According to State Law, an Municipal election be cancelled if the number of municipal officer candidates, including any eligible write-in candidates does not exceed the number of open municipal offices for which the candidates have filed.  Richfield City had three (3) council seats open and had three (3) candidates file.  Therefore, the City Council has voted to cancel the Municipal Election for November 5, 2019.  (see below)
 
RESOLUTION 2019-7
A RESOLUTION THAT CANCELS THE RICHFIELD CITY NOVEMBER 5, 2019 MUNICIPAL ELECTION AND CERTIFIES THAT THE NUMBER OF CANDIDATES DOES NOT EXCEED THE NUMBER OF OPEN AT-LARGE MUNICIPAL OFFICES
Whereas, The Richfield City Council desires to cancel the November 5, 2019 Municipal Election and certifies that the number of candidates does not exceed the number of municipal offices;
• Pursuant to Utah Code 20A-1-206: A municipal legislative body may cancel an election if; all the municipal officers are elected in an at-large municipal election under Subsection 10-3-2015.5(1); and the number of municipal officer candidates, including any eligible write-in candidates under Section 20A-9-601, for the at-large municipal office does not exceed the number of open at-large council seats open for election;
• Richfield City has three at-large council seats open for election;
• The City Recorder received three declarations of candidacy; Kathy Christensen, Todd Gleave and Kip Hansen.
• Richfield Cit has no municipal ballot propositions.
• Richfield City did not receive any write-in candidates.
• Richfield City now has three candidates for the at-large council seats.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF RICHFIELD, STATE OF UTAH:
• The Richfield City Council November 5, 2019 Municipal Election is hereby cancelled.
• The Richfield City Council certifies there are three candidates for the three at-large city council seats, and there are no municipal ballot propositions.
• The following candidates are considered to be elected to office of council member for the term of 4 years; Kathy Christensen, Todd Gleave and Kip Hansen.
PASSED and APPROVED this 10 day of September, 2019.

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