Due to candidates all running unopposed, there is not an election on Tuesday, March 8th for the Village of Tequesta.
The next municipal election is March 14, 2023. The following seats are scheduled for the election:
Seat 2 Molly Young
Seat 4 Kyle Stone
HOW TO RUN FOR OFFICE
To be eligible to run for office, you must be a resident of the incorporated Village of Tequesta and a registered voter of Palm Beach County. When a resident decides to seek office, they should schedule an appointment with the Village Clerk to review the “Candidate Election Handbook.” During this meeting, a comprehensive explanation of the process is provided, required forms and election laws reviewed, and important dates and deadlines are discussed. The Candidate Election Handbook will be available for review beginning Thursday, September 1, 2022. All candidates will need to set aside approximately one hour to review the handbook with the Clerk.
The next annual qualifying period will begin at noon on November 1st through November 15th at noon. The next municipal election is March 8, 2022. Due to the Election Code, these dates and times are strictly enforced and are not flexible.
* All five members are elected by the residents of Tequesta to serve as Council Members. Each year during the Council Reorganization meeting, Council elects a member of the Council to serve as the Mayor and a member to serve as the Vice-Mayor for the period of one year.