The City Clerk is the City Elections Official and is responsible for administering the City’s general municipal elections and special elections for both candidates and measures; processing petitions relating to initiatives, recalls and referendums.
The City Clerk prepares the Candidates Nomination Packet, administers the candidacy and nomination process, informs candidates of their election responsibilities and disclosure requirements, publishes election notices, responds to election questions, prepares the resolution for canvass and certification of the results, conducts the City Oath of Office for elected officials.
The City of Albany holds its general municipal election every two years in November of even numbered years. The next general municipal election will be held on November 6, 2012.
To hold an elective office in the City of Albany, a person:
- Must be a United States citizen
- Be an elector of the City
- A resident of the City for thirty-days (30) preceding nomination.
How to Get Started:
Please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 510-528-5710 or email@example.com with any questions.
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Secretary of State
Alameda County Registrar of Voters
Fair Political Practices Commission