The next General Municipal Election of the Town of Los Altos Hills will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 to elect three City Councilmembers each to a four year seat. Candidates for a City Councilmember seat must be registered voters in the Town of Los Altos Hills at the time nomination papers are issued.
The candidate nomination period for the November 3, 2020 General Municipal Election opens at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 13, 2020 and closes at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020, unless extended. Nomination papers will be available at the City Clerk’s office during the period listed above. Note that Town Hall is currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Please contact the City Clerk, Deborah Padovan, to schedule an appointment to receive nomination papers. You may call at 650-947-2513 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to setup an appointment.
Prior to soliciting or receiving campaign contributions, a candidate must file Form 501, Candidate Intention Statement, with the City Clerk. The form is available at the City Clerk’s office or download Form 501 (PDF).
There are two eligible incumbents. If either incumbent fails to file the nomination paperwork on or before August 7, 2020, the nomination period will be extended to August 12, 2020.
The 2020 Candidate Information List will be updated as individuals file a Candidate Intention Statement (FPPC Form 501) or Statement of Organization for a Recipient Committee (FPPC Form 410), as nomination papers are filed, and when candidates have been qualified for public financing. The materials submitted by each candidate are available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office following the close of nominations in August 2020
The following are key dates for the November 3, 2020 election:
|Nomination Period Opens||July 13, 2020|
|Nomination Period Closes||August 7, 2020|
|Extended Nomination Period Closes (if applicable)||August 12, 2020|
|Secretary of State Random Alphabet Drawing||
August 13, 2020
|First Pre-Election Campaign Finance Statement Due||September 24, 2020|
|Last Date to Register to Vote||October 20, 2020|
|Second Pre-Election Campaign Finance Statement Due||October 22, 2020|
November 3, 2020
|Deadline to Certify Election Results||December 3, 2020|
Helpful Election Information Links
The websites below provide valuable election information for candidates, campaign committees and voters. Please contact the City Clerk if you have any questions regarding the upcoming election.
Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters