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Candidate's Information

March 5, 2024 - primary municipal election

The nomination period for the March 5, 2024 election began November 13, 2023 and closes on December 8, 2023 at 4:30 PM.

In the event that an incumbent candidate does not submit a nomination petition, the nomination period for that office will extend to Wednesday December 13, 2023 at 4:30 PM. Persons interested in running for office are strongly urged to file the nomination petition by December 1; and not wait for the possibility of an extended nomination period. 

  • The nomination period will be extended for Mayor.
  • The nomination period will be extended for Council District 2. 
  • There will not be an extended nomination period for Council District 4.
  • There will not be an extended nomination period for Council District 6.
  • There will not be an extended nomination period for Council District 8.

 The City Clerk shall not, according to California Election Code, issue or accept nomination petitions before or after the nomination period.

Council District Candidate Name Filing Status   Candidate Information
The nomination period for the Office of Mayor, and District 2 will be extended to 4:30 PM on Wednesday December 13, 2023, as the current incumbent member did not submit nomination papers.
 Mayor  Jose Antonio Avina II  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 Mayor Flojaune "Flo" Cofer  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 Mayor Jon "Jack" Foy   Nomination Petition Not Sufficient  
 Mayor Julius M. Engel   Supplemental Petition Sufficient  
 Mayor Steve Hansen  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 Mayor Michael Horne  Supplemental Nomination Not Sufficient  
 Mayor Kevin McCarty  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 Mayor Richard Pan  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 D2 Alicia Bledsoe  Supplemental Nomination Petition   Sufficient  
 D2 Daryl Collins  Supplemental Nomination Sufficient  
 D2 Kim Davie  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 D2 Roger Dickinson  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 D2 Ramona Landeros  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 D2  Penelope Larry  Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 D2 Mary J. Russell  Nomination Petition Submitted  
 D2  Veronica Smith  Nomination Petition Submitted  
 D2 Stephen Walton   Nomination Petition Sufficient  
 Districts 4, 6, & 8 will not have an extended nomination period  
 D4 J. Marilynn Mackey Meyer  Nomination Petition Sufficient  View
 D4  Phil Pluckebaum  Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D4 Katie Valenzuela*  Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D6 David Drelinger   Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D6 Eric Guerra*  Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D6 Katherine "KC" Schuft  Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D6  Kevin Rooney  Nomination Petition Sufficient View
 D8 Mai Vang*  Nomination Petition Sufficient View

november 5, 2024 - General MUNICIPAL election (if needed)

This section will be updated as needed after the conclusion of the March 2024, if needed.

Candidate Name  Council District

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Council District 5
Council District 5