GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION - NOVEMBER 6, 2018

The City Clerk is the local elections administrator and coordinates with the County of Orange in the conduct of Municipal Elections. This includes, but is not limited to, the preparation of necessary resolutions calling for General and Special Municipal Elections and declaring the result of the election, the coordination of the candidate nomination process and the receipt and processing of initiative, referendum and recall petitions. Regular elections are consolidated with statewide elections, scheduled on the first Tuesday of November of even-numbered years to fill expired City Council terms. All election services are provided according the California Elections Code.

 

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ELECTION RESULTS

City Council Seats
Measure T

Updates will continue each weekday around 5:00 p.m. during the canvass period until the last official results are posted.

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FPPC Fact Sheet for Candidates

Learn what the Orange County Registrar of Voters Office is doing to protect your vote

Orange County Registrar of Voters Video:  How Elections Are Really Conducted

Public Service Announcement:  Orange County Musicians Team Up with Registrar of Voters
to Encourage Election Day Volunteering

 

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OC Vote Chinese
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Notice of Election - Candidates and Measure

Notice to Voters of Date After Which No Arguments
For or Against City Measure May be Submitted to the City Clerk

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Running for City Council

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Seats up for election in the City of Newport Beach Beach:

City Council - 4 Seats (Districts 1, 3, 4 and 6) [map]

Candidate List

Notice of Nominees and Measure

Candidate Profiles

   
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BALLOT MEASURE T

REQUIRE VOTER APPROVAL PRIOR TO ISSUING OR INCURRING CERTAIN DEBT OBLIGATIONS

Shall Newport Beach City Charter Section 1109 be amended to require at least fifty-five percent (55%) voter approval prior to issuing Certificates of Participation or Lease Revenue Bonds greater than fifty million dollars ($50,000,000.00) to finance capital projects?

Ballot Measure T Webpage
Text of the Measure
Impartial Analysis
Direct Arguments
Rebuttal Arguments - none received
Notice of Nominees and Measure

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ELECTION-RELATED LINKS

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CURRENT CONTRIBUTION LIMIT

Pursuant to Chapter 1.25 of the Newport Beach Municipal Code,
the current contribution limit is $1,100.

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ELECTION CALENDAR

JUNE 12, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

CITY COUNCIL ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS:

JUNE 26, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

CITY COUNCIL ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS:

JULY 2, 2018  CITY ATTORNEY IMPARTIAL ANALYSIS DUE
JULY 3, 2018 -  JULY 12, 2018  EXAMINATION PERIOD FOR THE IMPARTIAL ANALYSIS
JULY 9, 2018  DIRECT ARGUMENTS DUE
JULY 10, 2018 - JULY 19, 2018  EXAMINATION PERIOD FOR THE DIRECT ARGUMENTS

JULY 16, 2018 -
AUGUST 10, 2018
  

 DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY/NOMINATION PAPERS 

JULY 19, 2018  REBUTTAL ARGUMENTS DUE
JULY 20, 2018 -  JULY 30, 2018

 REBUTTAL ARGUMENT REVIEW PERIOD

AUGUST 16, 2018

 SECRETARY OF STATE TO DETERMINE ORDER OF NAMES ON BALLOT

OCTOBER 9, 2018

 FIRST DAY VOTE-BY-MAIL BALLOTS ARE AVAILABLE

 Track your ballot at ocvote.com/track

OCTOBER 22, 2018

 LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE

  • Did you miss the deadline to register to vote?  You can still register to vote by visiting the Registrar of Voters Office.  For more information - ocvote.com/conditional-voter-reg
OCTOBER 23, 2018  FIRST DAY OF EARLY VOTING (8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.)
NOVEMBER 3, 2018  FIRST DAY OF EXTENDED HOURS FOR EARLY VOTING

NOVEMBER 6, 2018

 ELECTION DAY (POLLS OPEN AT 7 A.M. AND CLOSE AT 8 P.M.)

  • You can also drop off your vote-by-mail ballot at your nearest polling place on Election Day - ocvote.com/lookup

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CANDIDATES FORUMS

Event/Host Location           Date/Time          
Feet to the Fire Candidates Forum

Orange Coast College Robert B Moore Theater
2701 Fairview Avenue
Costa Mesa 92626
(free parking)

September 21, 2018
Meet and Greet Candidates 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 
Candidate Forum begins at 7:15 p.m.

 Balboa Island Improvement Association

Balboa Island Fire Station               124 Marine     Newport Beach, CA 92262

September 22, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

Corona del Mar Residents Association
Candidates Forum

OASIS Senior Center -  
801 Narcissus
Corona del Mar 92625
September 26, 2018
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Central Newport Beach Community Association  and Peninsula Point Candidates Forum

Marina Park  
Event Room
1600 W. Balboa Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92663

October 3, 2018                             
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 

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Newport Beach Municipal Code Section 1.16.050 - Use of the Official Seal

A.    The official seal of the City of Newport Beach shall only be used for the official business of the City of Newport Beach, its City Council, boards and commissions, committees, officers or departments, except upon approval of the City Council by ordinance or resolution. Except as expressly provided herein, no person, other than the City of Newport Beach, shall reproduce, use, allow to be used, give away, sell, or distribute the official seal of the City of Newport Beach.

B.    As used herein, the term “official seal of the City of Newport Beach” shall mean: (1) the seal defined in this chapter as well as any design which is an imitation of said seal or of the design thereof, or which may be mistaken for the seal of this City or the design thereof; and (2) any cut, facsimile, or reproduction of said seal.

C.    As used herein, “use” of the official seal of the City of Newport Beach shall include the depiction of the official seal of the City of Newport Beach in any picture, photograph, or visual representation, whether it is a direct depiction of the seal or the seal is included in the background.

D.    As used herein, the term “official business” shall include: official communications that reflect a position or policy of the City Council; the placement of the City seal on City owned/leased property, City uniforms or City signs; communications from City employees related to matters which the employees are working on for the City; and communications that do not set forth a position or policy of the City such as proclamations, constituent services, thank you cards and letters of condolence. As used herein, the term “official business” shall not include any of the following uses: commercial; or noncommercial including, but not limited to, nonprofit, malicious, political, including, but not limited to, the support of or opposition to any person seeking an elected office or any ballot measure, religious, educational, fundraising, personal or secular. (Ord. 2015-27 § 1, 2015: Ord. 1582 § 2, 1974)

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Voter Registration: 

Voter registration applications are available in the City Clerk's Office from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday. Applications are also available online at the Orange County Registrar of Voters (ROV) website at: www.ocvote.com.

You May Register to Vote in California if:

  • You are a United States citizen at the time you register
  • You are a resident of California
  • You are at least 18 years of age on or before the date of the next election
  • You are not in prison or on parole for a felony conviction
  • You have not been judged by a court to be mentally incompetent

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In California, the deadline to register to vote for an election is 15 days before each local and statewide Election Day.

You will need to re-register to vote when:

  • You move
  • You change your name
  • You change your political party choice

Vote-By-Mail (formerly Absentee Voting):

Vote-By-Mail allows a voter to submit their ballot for a given election by mail. Information on how to apply for Vote-By-Mail status can be accessed through the ROV.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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