Election Information

How to run for local office
  1. How To Run For Council
  2. Election Dates to Remember
  3. Qualifications

The election campaign process has officially begun! The Candidate Nomination period is July 16th concluding on August 15th. 

Interested in Running for Mayor/Council?

Serving your community is always a rewarding experience. 

This page has been prepared to assist individuals who may be interested in running for elected office in the City of Seaside. This page is intended as a useful tool for understanding important aspects about the election process, official forms, and campaign deadlines. This information is for general reference only

CLICK HERE FOR THE 2018 SEASIDE CANIDIDATE HANDBOOK 

Running for Office 101 - SM (1)

Valuable CAMPAIGN resources  

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VOTE OR REGISTER TO VOTE


The last day to register to vote to be eligible to vote in the November 6, 2018 election is October 22, 2018. 



If you are not already registered to vote: 
Register Here: California Secretary of State's website 

register to vote

MONTEREY COUNTY REGISTRAR OF VOTERS ELECTIONS DEPARTMENT


1370 B South Main St. Phone: (831) 796-1499
Salinas, CA 93901 Fax: (831) 755-5485
(Nob Hill Foods Shopping Center; Corner of Blanco & South Main)
Website: www.montereycountyelections.us

OTHER HELPFUL INFORMATION

  1. Election Dates to Remember
  2. City Clerk Election Responsibilities
  3. What is the FPPC?
2018 Election Dates to Remember

June 6, 2017 Special Election

June 6, 2017 Special Election



The City Council unanimously placed two ballot measures, Measures L & G on the June 6th, 2017 Election Ballot. Both measures were approved with more than 50% vote success and have been fully enacted.

Measures L & G will provide locally controlled fuding sources to address community priorities identified by the public such as: 
  • Fiscal Stability
  • Public Safety
  • Street mainteannce and paving
  • Youth violence prevention programs
  • water cleanlines

Measure L: Seaside Vital City Services Measure


Measure G: Marijuana Business Tax