The City Clerk is the local elections administrator and coordinates with the County of Orange in the conduct of Municipal Elections. This includes, but is not limited to, the preparation of necessary resolutions calling for General and Special Municipal Elections and declaring the result of the election, the coordination of the candidate nomination process and the receipt and processing of initiative, referendum and recall petitions.
Regular elections are consolidated with statewide elections, scheduled on the first Tuesday of November of even-numbered years to fill expired City Council, City Clerk
For information on the campaign filing requirements, click here - Secretary of State.
Click here for the final list of Candidates running for City Council in the November 6, 2018 elections.
|July 16, 2018 - August 15, 2018
||Nomination Period: Declaration of Candidacy forms may be obtained and must be filed July 16, 2018 through August 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.|
|August 10, 2018||Last day to file a resolution to consolidate the election within the County
|September 27, 2018||Mailing of sample ballots begins.
|October 8, 2018||First day vote-by-mail ballots are available.
|October 22, 2018||Last day to register to vote in time for the November election.
|October 30, 2018||Last day to apply for vote-by-mail ballots for the November election
|November 6, 2018||Election Day. Click here for poll information. Polls open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m.|
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