2024 Election information & workshop for candidates

Updated June 07, 2024
Civic Center
General Elections are held on the first Tuesday, after the first Monday, in November of even-numbered years. The 2024 election is scheduled for November 5.

Three (3) City Council District seats up for election:  Districts 1, 3, and 5.

Candidate workshop

Individuals interested in running for City Council are strongly encouraged to attend the 2024 Elections City Council Candidate Workshop to meet City staff and learn about the election process:

Thursday, June 27
5 - 6:30 p.m. Solar Room
Roseville Electric Building (116 S. Grant Street)

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Eligible candidates must be: 
  1. United States citizen;
  2. 18 years of age on or before Election Day; and
  3. Registered voter living in the City and District at the time Nomination Papers are issued for said district election cycle. 

Term of office is four (4) years.

Campaign Period

Candidates may begin fundraising on February 5, 2024 (from a point nine months prior to the general election), until December 31, 2024 (the December 31st immediately following such election).

Candidates should schedule a meeting with the City Clerk before the nomination period to ensure the necessary forms are filed. Click here for details.

Nomination Period

Candidates must obtain a Nomination Packet by scheduling an appointment with the City Clerk’s Office only during the Nomination Period: July 15 - August 9, 2024 (113th day and 88th day prior to a municipal election).  The nomination period closes at 5 pm on August 9th. The packet consists of forms that must be completed and filed before the end of the Nomination Period.  A $25 filing fee must be paid at the time petitions and forms are filed.

For more information on required forms and campaign reporting, visit the Candidate webpage or contact the City Clerk's Office at (916) 774-5263 or email [email protected].