Even-Year Elections

Posted on March 2, 2017


State law (SB 415) requires cities to change local elections to even-year statewide elections – this change is expected to lower costs by consolidating elections and increase voter turnout. As our local elections in San Rafael have been in odd years, this change could impact the term lengths of current elected officials. On Monday evening, the City Council will discuss this topic and provide direction to staff.

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