NOTICE of ELECTION: There are three (3) seats open to nomination for the November 3rd 2020 Election. To apply for candidacy contact Blue Lake City Hall at 707-668-5655 or cityclerk@bluelake.ca.gov – See PDF for Details

Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that a General Municipal Election will be held in the City of Blue Lake on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 for the following officers and measures:

For Three (3) Members of City Council                 Full Term of Four Years

The nomination period for these offices begins on July 13, 2020 and closes on August 07, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. To obtain nomination papers, applicants must visit the office of the City Clerk during business hours during the nomination period. Business hours for the City of Blue Lake are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-12 noon & 1-4 p.m. All applicants must be registered voters within the City Limits of the City of Blue Lake. Voter registration status will be verified before nomination papers are obtained by applicant. Potential candidates can call Blue Lake City Hall or email cityclerk@bluelake.ca.gov for information.

If nomination papers for an incumbent officer of the city are not filed by August 07, 2020 (the 88th day before the election) the voters shall have until the 83rd day before the election, August 12th, 2020, to nominate candidates other than the person(s) 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.

If no one or only one person is nominated for elective office, appointment to the elective office may be made as prescribed by section 10229, Elections Code of the State of California.

The polls will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. To register to vote by mail go to the State of California Online Voter Registration website https://registertovote.ca.gov/   or call the Humboldt County elections office 707-445-7481

Mandy  Mager

City Clerk, City of Blue Lake

July 13, 2020

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