2016 Election Calendar

  • Feb 01 First 2016 Filing Deadline for Semi-Annual Campaign Expenditure Statements 2016-02-01
  • May 20 Suggested Last Day to File Petitions Regarding Election Measures 2016-05-20
  • May 23 Last Day to Register to Vote in California State Primary Election 2016-05-23
  • Jun 07 Presidential Primary Election 2016-06-07
  • Jun 14 Suggested Date for Council to Adopt Election Resolutions 2016-06-14
  • Jul 12 Deadline to file City Attorney Accountability initiative petitions 2016-07-12
  • Jul 18 Candidate Workshop 8:30 am & 4:30 pm 2016-07-18
  • Jul 18 Filing Period for Nomination Papers & Candidate Statements Begins 2016-07-18
  • Jul 26 Arguments due for LUVE Measure 2016-07-26
  • Aug 01 Final 2016 Filing Deadline for Semi-Annual Campaign Expenditure Statements 2016-08-01
  • Aug 08 Rebuttal Arguments due for LUVE Measure 2016-08-08
  • Aug 09 Arguments Due for TUT & Oaks Initiative Measures 2016-08-09
  • Aug 12 Filing Period for Nomination Papers & Candidate Statements Ends 2016-08-12
  • Aug 12 Last Day to Consolidate Elections with County 2016-08-12
  • Aug 17 Last Day to File Nomination Papers – Extended Filing Period if incumbent fails to file 2016-08-17
  • Aug 22 Rebuttals due for TUT and Oaks Initiative Measures 2016-08-22
  • Aug 24 Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Workshop for Candidates & Treasurers 2016-08-24
  • Aug 29 Rebuttals Due for Measure V (SMC Bond Measure) 2016-08-29
  • Sep 12 Filing Period for Write-In Candidates Begins 2016-09-12
  • Sep 27 National Voter Registration Day 2016-09-27
  • Sep 29 Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements – 1st Preelection Statement 2016-09-29
  • Oct 07 SMC Candidate Forum at SMMUSD District Office 2016-10-07
  • Oct 11 Vote-By-Mail Drop-Off @ City Clerk's Office 2016-10-11
  • Oct 19 Voter Registration @ DTSM Farmers' Market 2016-10-19
  • Oct 22 Voter Registration @ DTSM Farmers' Market(1) 2016-10-22
  • Oct 22 Voter Registration @ Virginia Ave Park Farmers' Market 2016-10-22
  • Oct 22 Voter Registration @ Grant Elementary 2016-10-22
  • Oct 23 Voter Registration @ Main St Farmers' Market 2016-10-23
  • Oct 24 Last Day to Register to Vote 2016-10-24
  • Oct 25 Filing Period for Write-In Candidates Ends 2016-10-25
  • Oct 27 Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements – 2nd Preelection Statement 2016-10-27
  • Oct 29 Weekend Early Voting @ West LA City College 2016-10-29
  • Oct 30 Weekend Early Voting @ West LA City College(1) 2016-10-30
  • Nov 01 Last Day to Apply for Vote-by-Mail Ballot 2016-11-01
  • Nov 05 Weekend Early Voting @ West LA City College(2) 2016-11-05
  • Nov 06 Weekend Early Voting @ West LA City College(3) 2016-11-06
  • Nov 08 Election Day 2016-11-08
  • Jan 31 2017 Filing Deadline for Semi-Annual Campaign Expenditure Statements 2017-01-31