Chapter 2.36
ELECTIONS

Sections:

2.36.010    General municipal election date established.

2.36.020    City officers’ election and terms of office.

2.36.010 General municipal election date established.

Pursuant to Elections Code Section 1301 and 10403.5, the general municipal election in the City of San Carlos for the offices of City Councilmembers and City Treasurer shall be the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November of even-numbered years commencing in November 2018. (Ord. 1519 § 2 (part), 2017)

2.36.020 City officers’ election and terms of office.

Pursuant to Elections Code Section 10403.5, due to the change of election date, the terms of office of the City Treasurer and City Councilmembers presently serving shall be extended by twelve months (one year) as follows:

A.    Those Councilmembers of the City of San Carlos whose terms of office would have, prior to the adoption of the ordinance codified in this chapter, expired following the November 2017 general municipal election shall, instead, continue in their offices until certifications of the results and administration of the oaths of office after the November 2018 general municipal election of the City of San Carlos.

B.    Those Councilmembers of the City of San Carlos whose terms of office would have, prior to the adoption of the ordinance codified in this chapter, expired following the November 2019 general municipal election shall, instead, continue in their offices until certifications of the results and administration of the oaths of office after the November 2020 general municipal election of the City of San Carlos.

C.    The City Treasurer of the City of San Carlos whose term of office would have, prior to the adoption of the ordinance codified in this chapter, expired following the November 2019 general municipal election shall, instead, continue in office until certificates of the results and administration of the oaths of office after the November 2020 general municipal election of the City of San Carlos.

The terms of City officers elected in November 2018, and in each subsequent general municipal election shall be, in accordance with State law, for a term of four years, from the Tuesday succeeding their election and until their successors are elected and qualified. (Ord. 1519 § 2 (part), 2017)