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Extension of Candidate Filing Period

The process of nomination for the November 6, 2018, General Municipal Election which opened July 16, 2018, for three (3) seats on the City Council will be extended through Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. for non-incumbent filers if an incumbent who is eligible for reelection fails to file a Declaration of Candidacy by 5:00 p.m. on August 10, 2018. 

Per state law, the nomination period for filing nomination papers for the Office of City Council may be extended five days to Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.  Candidates that have not filed nomination papers but would still like to do so if the nomination period is extended, must make an appointment to pick up the nomination forms from the City Clerk’s Office beginning Monday, August 13, 2018. 

Nomination papers with the appropriate signatures and fees must be filed with the City Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 15, 2018.

The General Municipal Election is November 6, 2018. For information on the election and to register to vote, visit ocvote.com, or call the City of Laguna Beach City Clerk’s office (949) 497-0705.