August 3, 2021
August Primary Election
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
2021 is an election year in the City of Jackson.
The first election is happening Tuesday, Aug. 3 with the August Primary Election.
The only race that will appear on ballots in the City is the primary election for Mayor of Jackson.
Residents will vote for one of the four candidates on the ballot.
The top two candidates with the most votes will move on to the Tuesday, Nov. 2 General Election.
All polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day.
Those opting to return absentee ballots by mail are encouraged to do so as early as possible.
Absentee ballots must be submitted by 8 p.m. on Election Day to be counted in the election.
Learn more about voting in this election by visiting cityofjackson.org/elections.
City Council races for Wards 1, 3 and 5 will be decided in the Nov. 2 General Election.
City elections are non-partisan and happen in odd-numbered years.