Trash and recycling services will be impacted by the holidays for residents in Zone 2 and 3:

  • Residents in Zone 2 will be delayed until Thursday, Dec. 26 and Thursday, Jan. 2

  • Residents in Zone 3 will be delayed until Friday, Dec. 27 and Friday, Jan. 3

  • Bulk Trash- Residents in Zone 1 will be delayed until Thursday, Jan. 2

Residents will need to have their carts out by 6 a.m. on their scheduled day for service. As a reminder, bulk trash services can be scheduled online at

How to Run for Office

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Informacion en Español

Queen Creek's regularly scheduled candidate elections are held in the fall of even-numbered years (August/November).

Queen Creek will hold a Primary Election on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 for the purpose of nominating/electing three Council Members.  A General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, if needed.

All candidates must be qualified electors of the Town and have resided in the Town for at least one-year prior to the election for which a candidate. An exception applies for a person living in an area that has been annexed into the Town during the year preceding the election, as long as that person has resided in the annexed area at least one year prior to the election.

Candidate Packets are available from the Town Clerk's Office, 22358 S. Ellsworth Rd (Municipal Services Building) Monday - Thursday 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Appointments are recommended but not required. Please plan on approximately 30 minutes to review the packet contents.

Nomination papers may be filed with the Town Clerk's Office beginning March 9, 2020 and no later than April 6, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

For additional information or to schedule an appointment, call Maria Gonzalez, Town Clerk at 480-358-3210 or Joy Maglione, Town Clerk Assistant at 480-358-3211.

Elected Officials and Term of Office

The Mayor and Council serve at-large representing all residents of the Town. The Mayor & Council serve four-year staggered terms and there are no term limits. Queen Creek municipal elections are non-partisan.

Town Council members serve staggered four-year terms.  The Mayor is elected every four years for a four-year term.  There are no term limits in Queen Creek, so there is no limit to the number of times an incumbent may run for re-election.


Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer