Elections

Overview

Elections

The City Clerk conducts all regular and special elections, including processing and certifying citizen-generated petitions. The City Clerk, as the Elections Official, is also the point of contact for keeping candidates, the public, and staff informed during the elections process.

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Notice of Nominees for November 8, 2022 Election

CITY OF CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA

NOTICE OF NOMINEES FOR PUBLIC OFFICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the following persons have been nominated for the offices designated to be filled at the General Municipal Election to be held in the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

For Mayor – VOTE FOR NO MORE THAN ONE

Dave Potter

For Member of the City Council – VOTE FOR NO MORE THAN TWO

Jeff Baron

Alissandra Dramov

Daniel Parker Logan

Ashley Stoddard

 

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Notice of Election
November 8, 2022

Carmel-by-the-Sea will hold a General Municipal Election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 for the following officers:

  • Mayor (full two-year term)
  • Two Members of the City Council (full four-year terms)

Eligibility for Office

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Running for Office

Nomination Papers

Nomination papers for the above seats are available July 18, 2022 through August 12, 2022 by 5 pm.  Call or e-mail the City Clerk at 831-620-2016 or cityclerk@ci.carmel.ca.us to make an appointment.

Political Reform Act

All candidates for Municipal offices, and all committees supporting or opposing State or local candidates or ballot measures, are subject to the provisions of the State Political Reform Act.

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Final Candidate Nomination Status
2022 Final Candidate Nomination Status - Updated 8-18-2022

The nomination period for the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea General Municipal Election has closed, and the final list of nominees has been posted above. Only the contact information that candidates have given permission to post online will be available online. Note: A candidate does not qualify for the ballot until Nomination Papers have been filed with the City Clerk and the voters’ nomination signatures obtained have been verified as sufficient by Monterey County Elections. 

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FPPC Filings
Current Council Members and 2022 Candidates

Campaign Finance Disclosure forms filed by candidates and committees can be found here.

Directions on How to View Current Election Campaign and SEI filings:

  1. Go to the public portal for City of Carmel-by-the-Sea campaign filings: https://public.netfile.com/pub2/?AID=cml (also linked above)
  2. Under “Quick Links” click on the link for Elections
  3. Click on the + sign next to the November 8, 2022 Election to expand. The links for candidates and any measures open in a new window. Candidates are listed in alphabetical order by last name.