The City of La Cañada Flintridge conducts its
General Municipal Elections in March of odd-numbered years (set by Ordinance No.
236 in 1996). The local electorate votes for the City Council members at that
time. To qualify as a candidate for City Council, you must be a registered
voter in La Cañada Flintridge, a United States citizen, and 18 years of age.
The next General Municipal Election will be held on
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 for the purpose of filling two (2) seats on the City
Council, each with a term of four years.
The filing period for nomination to a City Council seat opens on
Monday, November 14, 2016 and closes on Friday, December 9, 2016 at
Pursuant to California Election Code Section 10225, the filing period
for candidates for the offices of Council Member, City of La Cañada
Flintridge, to be voted on at the March 7, 2017, General Municipal
Election, may be extended to December 14, 2016. This extension is
granted if an incumbent Council Member, eligible to run for
re-election, does not file nomination papers during the regular filing
Candidates must file their nomination papers at the City Clerk’s Office at 1327 Foothill Blvd, La Cañada Flintridge, CA, no later than
5:00 p.m. on December 9, 2016. No incumbent of an office up for
election, who did not file their nomination papers during the regular
filing period, may file for candidacy during this extended filing
The last City election took place on March 3, 2015.
For additional information, please contact the City
Clerk at (818) 790-8880.
Notice of March 7, 2017 General Municipal Election in English
Notice of March 7, 2017 General Municipal Election in Spanish
Notice of March 7, 2017 General Municipal Election in Korean