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Rebecca Smith
City Clerk

38300 Sierra Highway Suite C
Palmdale, CA 93550

Open Monday-Thursday
7:30 am-6 pm
Closed Friday

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Elections and Voting

City of Palmdale’s General Municipal Election is Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

On the day of the election, the polls will be open between the hours of 7 am and 8 pm.


Notice of Election


Run for Office

The following City Council seats will be open for the November 6, 2018 General Municipal Election:

Mayor Term of Office
Elected Citywide 2 year term


City Council Geographic Name Term of Office
District 3 Central 4 year term
District 4 East 4 year term


Nomination Process

The nomination period opens on Monday, July 16, 2018 through Friday August 10, 2018 at 5 p.m. If nomination documents for an incumbent are not filed by 5 p.m. on August 10, 2018, the nomination period shall be extended until August 15, 2018 at 5 p.m., for persons other than the incumbent.  Nomination papers can only be obtained from the City Clerk's office.  The City Clerks normal business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Mon - Thurs closed Fridays. 

Please note: Friday, August 10th the City Clerk's office will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Although appointments to receive and/or file nomination papers are not required, appointments are encouraged; candidates with appointments will be assisted first.  To schedule an appointment, please call the City Clerk's Office at (661) 267-5151.

City of Palmdale Nomination Requirements

FPPC Candidate Campaign Information

FPPC Candidate Campaign Forms

Which Council District do I live in?

Please use the District Map button below, follow the instructions, and enter your residence address to find your Council District number.

District Map

Who do I call for more information about the City’s Election?

For additional election information, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at 661/267-5151.

For voter registration information, you may use the L.A. County Registrar-Record office link http://lavote.net or contact them at (800) 481-VOTE or (562) 466-1323.

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