CITY OF WEST HOLLYWOOD
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Newsom signed an executive order requiring election officials to send vote-by-mail ballots to all Californians registered to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election, while also ensuring that those who may need to access in-person voting opportunities are able to.
The next General Municipal Election will be held on November 3, 2020.
There will be TWO (2) City Council seats to be filled for four-year terms.
The Nomination period begins July 13, 2020 and ends on August 7, 2020
Those interested in running for West Hollywood City Council must be:
Individuals can begin soliciting campaign funds not more than 24 months before an Election. You may submit a Candidate Intention Form (Form 501) to the City Clerk's Office and if you expect to receive or spend $2,000 or more on your campaign; you’ll need to submit a Statement of Organization Form (Form 410) to the Secretary of State and provide a copy to the City Clerk's office.
To become a Candidate for the 2020 Election, you must receive 20 valid signatures (of registered West Hollywood voters) on a Nomination Form that will then be verified by the L.A. County Registrar Recorder.
You may contact the City Clerk's Office at 323-848-6409 or you may Email Alyssa Poblador at email@example.com in late June/early July 2020 to schedule an appointment to receive specific Election information and your official Nomination papers.
CHANGES TO HOW WE VOTE!
Below is additional information on the new voting experience:
Visit the County's website for more information at: www.vsap.lavote.net
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Senate Bill No. 415 (SB 415) mandated that the City of West Hollywood's Elections be consolidated with the Statewide elections conducted by the L.A. County Registrar Recorder/County Clerk. The City's elections will now be held the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of even-numbered years, beginning November 3, 2020.
Register to Vote
|Los Angeles County Registrar/Recorder Website
When you visit the Los Angeles County Registrar/Recorder’s Voting & Elections page, you will find additional information and resources related to elections. You can apply to be a pollworker. You can sign-up to receive your sample ballot via email. In addition, there is information about voter and community outreach.