Notice is hereby given relating to the General Municipal Election in the City of Arcadia
NOTICE THAT THERE ARE NOT MORE CANDIDATES
THAN OFFICES TO BE ELECTED
IN ELECTORAL DISTRICT NO. 3
AT THE APRIL 10, 2018 GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION
FOR THE CITY OF ARCADIA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 10229 of the Elections Code of the State of California relating to the General Municipal Election in the City of Arcadia to be held on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, that:
As of the close of the nomination period on Friday, January 12, 2018, only one person has filed nomination papers to fill the City Council seat for Electoral District No. 3 that is up for election at the April 10 election. Therefore, there are not more candidates than offices to be elected for City of Arcadia Electoral District No. 3 for the April 10 election.
The person so nominated is:
Because of the above facts, Section 10229 of the Elections Code allows the City Council to take one of the following courses of action:
- Appoint to the office the person(s) who has/have been nominated.
- Appoint to the office any eligible voter if no one has been nominated.
- Hold the election if either no one or only one person has been nominated.
At a special City Council meeting to be held on January 25, 2018, the City Council will consider whether to make an appointment and cancel the election for that office or direct an election to be held. The persons appointed, if any, shall qualify and take office and serve exactly as if elected at a municipal election for the office.
If the City Council makes an appointment pursuant to Section 10229, the Elections Official shall not accept for filing any statement of write-in candidacy for City Councilmember from Electoral District No. 3 which is submitted after the appointment is made.
If by the 75th day before the General Municipal Election, no person has been appointed to this office pursuant to (1) or (2) above, the election for Electoral District No. 3 shall be held along with all other elective offices on the ballot. If an appointment is made to this office, the General Municipal Election for Electoral District No. 3 will be cancelled, but will be held for all other elective offices on the ballot.
Lisa Mussenden, Elections Official
Chief Deputy City Clerk/ Records Manager