Election Information

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November 6, 2018 General Election Information


Council members are elected by-district, meaning they represent one district or area within the City. The City will hold an election for one City Council seat in each of the newly adopted districts 2, 3, & 4 on November 6, 2018. As required in a by-district election, those interested in running for an open seat must reside within the open district and be registered to vote. Residents can use the district map search tool to determine which district they live in by clicking on the following link http://www.cityofhesperia.us/FindMyDistrict or by calling the City Clerk's Office at 760-947-1026.

The City of Hesperia consolidates with the San Bernardino County Elections Office for all municipal elections. The City Clerk serves as the election officer and the City Clerk's Office is responsible for all candidates' filings, the issuance and acceptance of nomination papers, City measures and publication of all legal notices as well as campaign and conflict of interest filings required by the Fair Political Practices Commission.

Nomination papers will be issued by appointment beginning Monday, July 16, 2018 through Friday, August 10, 2018 in the City Clerk's Office at City Hall located at 9700 Seventh Avenue, Hesperia, CA 92345. Potential candidates should plan to spend at least 60 minutes at the appointment. Please contact the City Clerk's Office at 760-947-1026 for more information.


City Council Elections

The City Council is elected by-district to serve four-year overlapping terms. Council members also serve as Board Members on the City's subsidiary districts, which include the Hesperia:

The positions of Mayor and Mayor Pro-Tem are one-year terms, with the selection voted upon by the Council members at the first meeting in December of each year.

All City Council members do not have term limits.

Note: Campaign filings for all City candidates in the November 2018 Municipal Election will be posted to our Netfile database.


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