City of La Mirada Election - March 7, 2017
The City of La Mirada will be holding a by-district election on March 7, 2017 to fill two City Council seats. Members of Districts 1 and 2 will be elected in March 2017, while Members of Districts 3, 4, and 5 will be elected in March 2019. Members must reside in the Districts they represent. The District Map was adopted at the City Council meeting on November 8, 2016. To view the District Map, visit the City’s website at http://www.cityoflamirada.org/about-us/city-council/city-council-district-map.
The nomination period opens at 7:30 a.m. on November 14 and closes at 4:30 p.m. on December 9. If an incumbent does not file papers by December 9, the nomination period is extended until 5:30 p.m. on December 14. You must be a registered voter in the City of La Mirada on the date nomination papers are picked up at City Hall to qualify to run for the office of La Mirada City Councilmember.
The last day to register to vote in the March 7, 2017 election is February 20, 2017. Registration forms will be available at City Hall, the La Mirada Library, the Post Office, or you can request it by mail by calling the Los Angeles County Elections Registration Request Line at (800) 481-VOTE (8683).
If you have general questions about the election, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (562) 943-0131.