The regular city election shall be held on the first Tuesday of November in each odd-numbered year.
All city nominations for election to city office and all elections shall be conducted in accordance with the Election Law of the State of New York and shall be held at such time as may be specified by said Election Law.
All citizens qualified by the laws of the State of New York to vote in the city and who satisfy the requirements for registration prescribed by law shall be qualified voters of the city within the meaning of this Charter.
Candidates for the at-large seats on the City Council must be so designated. Candidates for the ward seats must be domiciled in the ward from which they are seeking election, and only qualified electors shall be eligible to hold such office.