Election Information

every-vote-counts.pngThe City Clerk is the City of Sebastopol office that assists in the holding of elections in the City.  The City Clerk does not act in the capacity of assisting any candidate or proponent of a specific issue other than to assist candidates and proposition sponsors to properly file and manage their election related documentation.  The City Clerk does not act as an arbiter, referee or judge with respect to disputes or issues related to any campaigns or the election itself.

The Sonoma County Registrar of Voters is responsible for the operation of all elections in the County.  The rules and regulations with respect to elections potential candidates are enforced by the California Fair Political Practices Commission.  Links to both of those entities are below.
 

 

NOVEMBER 

Nominations open

 

Nominations deadline 

 

Consolidation deadline, measures 

 

Tax rate statements deadline, bond measures

 

Measure letter assignments

*To be determined 

Extended nomination deadline

 

Deadline to amend/withdraw measure

 

Random alphabet drawing

*To be determined

Argument deadline

*To be determined

Impartial analysis due 

*To be determined

Rebuttal deadline (only if opposing arguments are filed)

*To be determined

First day sample ballots may be mailed

*To be determined

Voting by mail opens

*To be determined

Registration deadline

*To be determined

Deadline to request ballot by mail

*To be determined

Deadline to certify election results

*To be determined

 

Useful Links

Counties

State of California