City Elections

About Council & Mayoral Elections

The Coralville City Council is made up of five Council members who serve overlapping four-year terms. The Mayor, who is not a member of the Council, is elected for a two-year term.  These non-partisan, at-large positions are elected by Coralville citizens.  

Learn more: City Council and Mayor.

2019 Election

The 2019 City Election is November 5, 2019. The office of Mayor and two City Council positions will be on the ballot. Terms begin January 1, 2020.

The Johnson County Auditor’s Office handles candidate filing and elections (see "Candidate & Voter Resources" and "Running for Office" below).

Polls will be open from 7:00 am until 8:00 pm on November 5.


Mayor (one to be elected; two-year term)
  • John A. Lundell
City Council (two to be elected; four year terms)
  • Sandra J. Alvira Roman
  • Jill Dodds
  • Mitch Gross
Source: Johnson County Auditor's website as of 8:00 am on September 24, 2019.  View candidate list

Contact Us

  1. Thorsten J. Johnson

    City Clerk

    1512 7th St.
    P.O. Box 5127
    Coralville, IA  52241

    Ph: 319.248.1700
    Fx: 319.248.1894


    Monday - Friday
    7:30 am - 5:00 pm

    Staff Directory

Candidate Videos

Each candidate on the ballot for the November 5, 2019 City Election was invited to record a video statement.  Videos appear in alphabetical order.

City of Coralville Mayor Election

John Lundell
Unable to record a video
Ph: 319.400.1288

City Council Election

Sandra J. Alvira Roman

Jill Dodds

Mitch Gross

Candidate Forum Videos

The City lists candidate forums when notified by the sponsoring organization. Information is subject to change. Contact the sponsoring organization to learn more.
Scheduled Date Time Location Sponsored By Video
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7:00-8:00 pm Coralville City Hall
1512 7th St.
League of Women Voters View video
View Forums
  • Attend in person
  • Watch live on CoralVision T.V. (Mediacom cable channel 5 / 118-8 digital) or watch live online during scheduled forum times
  • Rebroadcasts begin approximately 24 hours post-debate on CoralVision T.V. (Mediacom cable 118-8 digital) and on CoralVision online.

  1. Candidate & Voter Resources
  2. Running for Office

Candidate & Voter Resources