A General Municipal Election will be held in the City of Mill Valley on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 for the purpose of electing three members to the City Council for full, four-year terms. A Special Election will also be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 for the purpose of electing one member to the City Council for a two year term. No measures shall be submitted to the voters at this election.
The nomination period for these offices begins on November 12, 2019*, and closes at 5:00 p.m. on December 6, 2019. If nomination papers for an incumbent officer of the City are not filed by December 6, 2019, the voters shall have until the 83rd day before the election, December 11, 2019, to nominate candidates other than the persons who are the incumbents on the 88th day before the election, for that incumbent’s elective office. This extension is not applicable where there is no incumbent eligible to be elected. Please contact the City Clerk for questions regarding nomination periods as certain filers have different requirements.
If no one or only one person is nominated for an elective office, appointment to the elective office may be made as prescribed by California Elections Code, Section 10229.
The polls will be open on March 3, 2020, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
*Please note that the official Nomination Period for the March 3, 2020 Election begins on November 11, 2019. City Hall is closed on November 11, 2019 in honor of the Veterans Day holiday making the actual start date of the Nomination Period Tuesday, November 12, 2019.
Election questions can be directed to the City Clerk's office at: (415) 388-4033 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Residents who have moved or changed their name must re-register to be eligible to vote in future elections. Postage-paid, preaddressed registration forms may be obtained from any post office, city/town hall, public library or fire station in Marin County.
Residents may also register to vote in person at the Marin County Registrar of Voters' Office. Office hours are from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. The phone number is 499-6456, and the fax number is 499-6447. If you have moved or changed your name you must re-register to be eligible to vote in any future elections.
Marin County Registrar of Voters
Marin County Civic Center
3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 121
San Rafael, California
For more information, please visit the Marin County Registrar of Voters website.
Another excellent resource for election information is at smartvoter.org, an online service of the League of Women Voters.