Elections for City Council positions are held in November of
even-numbered years. Council Members and the Mayor are elected
at-large and serve staggering four-year terms.
The City Clerk conducts all regular and special elections and is
the City’s Election Official. As the Elections Official, the City
Clerk is the point of contact for all things elections-related,
including but not limited to: candidates, citizen initiative
petitions, measures, and campaign financial filings. The City
consolidates elections with the County of Monterey.