The Mayor and five Councilmembers are elected to four-year staggered terms on a non-partisan basis. Plantation holds Municipal Elections every two years in even numbers years in November. The City Council is divided into 5 groups to be voted on city-wide. All seats are elected at-large meaning Plantation has no districts. (See Plantation Charter)
The Plantation City Clerk is the local supervisor of elections for all municipal elections. All prospective candidates for municipal office must file the appropriate paper work with the City Clerk prior to opening a campaign bank account.
All municipal elections are held in accordance with the provisions of Title IX, Florida Statutes (Chapters 97-106). For further information please contact the City Clerk, Susan Slattery at 954-797-2719 or firstname.lastname@example.org.