March 7, Mail-Only Election to Fill District 4 Vacancy
A special, vote-by-mail only election will be held in March to fill the vacancy for City Council District 4, which is centered in the downtown.
Use the City's council district locator to see whether you are within district boundaries, and register to vote by February 20. Candidates interested in being on the ballot must file their nomination papers by Friday Dec. 23.
The special election in District 4 was called by the City Council and will be conducted only by mail. All registered voters in District 4 (see map) will receive a ballot and a postage-paid return envelope in the mail. No additional postage will be needed to mail back a ballot. The vote-by-mail period opens on February 6, 2017.
Please see this City news release and the City Elections Page for further details.
If you have particular issues you’d like to report, please call 311 (981-2489 outside City limits) or visit www.cityofberkeley.info/311.