Administering Elections: The City Clerk's Office is responsible for overseeing city elections in conjunction with the Elko County Clerk. This includes municipal elections, special elections, and any other electoral processes specific to Elko.
Preserving Electoral Integrity: A key role of the office is to safeguard the integrity of the electoral process. They work diligently to prevent fraud, maintain accurate voter registration records, and ensure that elections are conducted in a transparent and trustworthy manner.
Responsive Services: The office is committed to providing responsive and accessible services to the citizens of Elko. This may involve assisting voters with registration, providing information about election procedures, and addressing inquiries related to the electoral process.
Open and Fair Elections: The City Clerk's Office is dedicated to conducting elections in an open and fair manner. This means that election procedures are conducted with transparency and impartiality to ensure that all eligible voters have the opportunity to participate in the democratic process.
Compliance with Laws and Regulations: The office operates in strict accordance with the Elko City Charter, Title 1, Chapter 5 of the Elko Municipal Codes, and all relevant state laws governing general elections. They ensure that every aspect of the electoral process complies with legal requirements.