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City of Goleta Candidate Filing Deadline this Friday, August 10

Post Date:08/07/2018 2:58 PM

Calling all candidates interested in running for Mayor or City Council in the City of Goleta -- the deadline to file a Declaration of Candidacy is Noon on Friday, August 10. The City has two City Council positions (four years each) and one Mayoral position (two years) available.  Candidates must return the completed Declaration of Candidacy by Noon on August 10 with the City Clerk to be a qualified candidate for the General Municipal Election on November 6, 2018. The Declaration of Candidacy is available at the City Clerk’s office (130 Cremona Drive, Suite B).

The nomination period for these offices began on July 16, 2018, and closes on August 10, 2018, at Noon. If nomination papers for an incumbent officer of the City are not filed by August 10, 2018, then the nomination period is extended to August 15, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.

It is preferred candidates schedule appointments, however walk-in filings are allowed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to Noon. To schedule an appointment, call the City Clerk’s office at (805) 961-7505.