LOCAL ELECTION NOTICE: CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD OPENS NOV. 14, 2016
PASADENA, Calif.—Now that
the U.S. Presidential General Election is over, Pasadena’s voters will be able
to focus on electing local representatives in 2017 for Pasadena’s City Council
Districts 3, 5 and 7 and the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of
Education Districts 1, 3, 5 and 7.
Candidates for the City Council and Board of Education seats will be
vying for four-year terms each.
City Clerk Mark Jomsky
said the official nomination period opens on Monday, Nov. 14 and closes at 5
p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 for both the City and PUSD elections. The City Clerk’s Office will be issuing
nomination papers during that period to qualified candidates.
Two identical Candidate
Workshops will be conducted by the City Clerk staff in the City Clerk’s Office
at City Hall, 100 North Garfield Avenue, Room S228, at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 14
and at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 16.
Election information is available
online www.cityofpasadena.net/cityclerk/election or by calling the City Clerk’s Office
at (626) 744-4124 during regular business hours, Monday through Friday. The webpage will be updated periodically with
candidate nomination information or if any local measures are added to the
Are you interested in
helping out your community for the election?
Poll workers and accessible polling sites are needed for the March 7,
2017 consolidated City and PUSD primary election and the April 18, 2017 general
municipal election. If you speak
Chinese, Korean, or Spanish, you are especially needed! Poll workers provide a critical community
service to the election process. Call
the City Clerk’s Office at (626) 744-4124 to sign up as a poll worker or to host
a polling site!
Do you need to register
to vote? Voter registration information
is available at City Hall Offices, public libraries, post offices, as well as
online www.registertovote.ca.gov. The deadline to register to vote for the
March 2017 Primary Nominating Election is Monday, February 20, 2017.
Stay connected to the
City of Pasadena! Visit us online at www.cityofpasadena.net; follow us on
Twitter @PasadenaGov, www.twitter.com/pasadenagov,
and Instagram @PasadenaGov, www.instagram.com/pasadenagov;
like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cityofpasadena;
and subscribe to our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/pasadenagov. Or call the Citizen Service Center, 7:30 a.m.
to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 744-7311.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 9, 2016 #064-16
MEDIA CONTACT: William
H. Boyer, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626)