Informed Voter – Meet the Candidates – October 3rd Memphis Election


memphis elections october 3, 2019

Deadline to Register to Vote, September 3, 2019
Early Voting, September 13-28, 2019
Election Commission details on election

The October 3rd election includes the general election for Memphis City Council and Mayor as well as City Court Clerk and City Court Judges.

Our aim is to include the names of everyone on the ballot with links to their campaign online presence.  If we need to add a website, please contact us and provide us with the website.


——mayor——

Office Website

——city council——

The entire city is split into 7 districts, with 1 member per district. The entire city is also divided into 2 super districts, with 3 members per super district. Therefore, each citizen votes for 4 City Council members. In total, there are 13 council members (7 regular districts and 3 for each of the 2 super districts).

district 1

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 1

Office Website | District Map

district 2

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 2

Office Website | District Map

district 3

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 3

Office Website | District Map

district 4

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 4

Office Website | District Map

district 5

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 5

Office Website | District Map

district 6

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 6

Office Website | District Map

district 7

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in District 7

Office Website | District Map

 super district 8-1

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 8

Office Website | District Map

district 8-2

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 8

Office Website | District Map

district 8-3

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 8

Office Website | District Map

district 9-1

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 9

Office Website | District Map

district 9-2

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 9

Office Website | District Map

district 9-3

This will only appear on the ballot if you live in Super District 9

Office Website | District Map

——city cOURTs——

Office Website

Court clerk

Judge – division 1

Judge – division 2

  • Tarik B. Sugarmon (incumbent)

Judge – division 3

Referendum

  • Shall the ordinance to increase the sales and use tax in the City of Memphis by 0.5%, from 2.25% to 2.75% become operative?
  • The proceeds of this 0.5% tax increase shall first be used to restore and maintain the health care benefits for Public Safety employees (employees and pre-65 retirees of the Memphis Police Services and Fire Services Divisions) to the levels in effect as of July 1, 2014, and to restore and maintain the pension benefits of said employees hired prior to July 1, 2016 to the levels specified in the 1978 City of Memphis Pension Plan. Any remaining proceeds shall be used for street maintenance and/or pre-kindergarten education. All funds must be spent for the purposes designated above. These funds are to be used in addition to, and may not be used to replace or supplant, any current funding for the above purposes. Such tax shall be collected by the Tennessee Department of Revenue. A lawsuit for recovery of any tax illegally assessed or collected shall be brought against the City Treasurer of the City of Memphis.
  • You will have the option to select “For” or “Against”.