The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is seeking applicants for Justice of the Peace in the East Mesa Precinct. Judge Keith Russell retired effective December 31, 2021.
The district spans from Gilbert Road on the West to Ellsworth on the East and from Baseline on the South to McDowell in the North. You can see the full precinct boundaries here.
Per state law, the appointee, like Judge Russell, must be a Republican who lives in the East Mesa Justice Precinct. This person must be a registered Arizona voter. The person selected will fulfill the remainder of the current term which runs through the end of December 2022.
Applicants should send their letters of interest along with a resume to the Office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, 301 W. Jefferson, 10th Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85003 or email it to ClerkBoard@maricopa.gov. All documents filed with the Clerk’s Office will become public records. Applicants are subject to a background check. Applications are due no later than January 20, 2022 at 5:00 pm.