2020 Election Calendar


Calendar for Candidates


DATE EVENT / REQUIREMENT
July 13 - August 7, 2020 NOMINATION PERIOD
Between these dates, candidates may obtain nomination materials and file documents with the City Clerk (Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.).
August 8 - 12, 2020 EXTENDED CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD
Candidate filing period is extended if an incumbent eligible for re-election does not file nomination documents prior to 5:00 p.m. on August 7, 2020. Incumbents are not eligible to file during the extended period. 
August 8 - 17, 2020 PUBLIC EXAMINATION PERIOD
Public review period for candidate statements and ballot designations.
August 13, 2020 RANDOMIZED ALPHABET DRAWING
Secretary of State to conduct Random Alpha Draw for candidate name order on ballot. 
November 3, 2020 ELECTION DAY
December 2020 CERTIFICATION OF RESULTS
Certification of election results and installation of newly elected officials (Council meeting date to be determined).

FPPC Filing Deadlines


DATE EVENT / REQUIREMENT
January 31, 2020 SEMI-ANNUAL STATEMENT DUE (Form: 460)
(Period: July 1 through December 31, 2019)
July 31, 2020 SEMI-ANNUAL STATEMENT DUE (Form: 460)
(Period: January 1 through June 30, 2020)
Within 24 Hours
August 5 - November 3, 2020
CONTRIBUTION REPORTS (Form: 496 or 497)
(contribution/expenditure of $1,000 or more)
September 24, 2020 1ST PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN STATEMENT DUE (Form: 460)
(Period: July 1 through September 19, 2020)
October 22, 2020 2ND PRE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN STATEMENT DUE (Form: 460)
(Period September 20 through October 17, 2020)
February 1, 2021 SEMI-ANNUAL STATEMENT DUE (Form: 460)
(Period: October 18 through December 31, 2020)