The nomination period for Pleasanton municipal officers in the upcoming November General Municipal Election will begin on Monday, July 16, 2018 and close on Friday, August 10, 2018 at 5 p.m. However, if nomination papers for an incumbent are not filed by August 10, the filing period for the specific incumbent’s seat will be extended until Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at 5 p.m.
Pleasanton residents will cast their ballots for a mayor and two members of the city council in the election on November 6, 2018. The full term for the Mayor is two years, while Councilmembers serve a four-year term. In addition to voting for local government officials, voters will be asked to vote for a new governor and weigh in on 12 propositions.
For more information about how to run for local office, prospective candidates are encouraged to schedule an appointment with the City Clerk by calling 925-931-5027.