Roy City Council Election Update

This year Roy City Council has three seats up for election. Roy City held a declaration period from June 1st through June 7th for individuals to declare candidacy. From that period, 10 candidates were declared.

Your Roy City Election Candidates are:

Joe K. Paul /

Claude W. Payne

Benjamin Pearson

David S. Young

Jeremy A. Thompson /

Trent Wilkins
(801) 643-0408

Jeremy Brighton

Bryon K. Saxton /

Ethan Shepherd

Ann Jackson

Due to the irrevocable letter of resignation to the governor by Rep. Stewart, Governor Spencer J. Cox called for a Second Special Session at the Utah State Capital on June 14, 2023, for some of the following purposes:

  1. to change the date of the 2023 municipal primary election from August 15, 2023, to September 5, 2023;
  2. to change the date of the 2023 municipal general election from November 7, 2023, to November 21, 2023;

Please keep checking back for updated election information as it becomes available. Roy City welcomes you to visit to learn about the candidates and if you feel appropriate, please reach out to candidates and be sure to attend election events.

If you are not a registered voter and would like more information, please visit

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