The municipal election for the City of Cortez is held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in April in even numbered years. The 2020 election will be held on April 7, 2020 with 14 candidates vying for 5 seats. The general municipal election in 2020 shall elect five Council members. The three candidates receiving the highest number of votes shall be declared to be elected for a term of four years and the next two candidates receiving the next highest number of votes shall be declared to be elected for a term of two years. For more information, contact the City Clerk’s office at 564-4008.