2019 General Municipal Election - March 5, 2019
On March 5, 2019, the City of Manhattan Beach will conduct a General Municipal Election for two City Councilmember seats with a term of three years and eight months. Those elected on March 5, 2019, have shortened terms by four months and will expire in November 2022.
The nomination period for the two City Councilmember seats begins on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at 7:30 AM and closes on Monday, December 10, 2018, at 5:30 PM.
If no one or only one person is nominated for an elective office, appointment to the elective office may be made as prescribed by § 10229, Elections Code of the State of California.
If you are interested in being a City Council Candidate, please contact the City Clerk’s office to schedule an appointment to pull nomination papers. You can contact the City Clerk’s office via email or by calling (310) 802-5056.
This webpage will be updated throughout the election process with candidate information, registration, polling places, sample ballots, and more.
Candidates Pulling Nomination Papers
|Joseph A. Ungoco||City Councilmember||201 Kelp Street
|Wayne Powell||City Councilmember||
121 36th Street
|City Councilmember||2001 Pine Avenue
|City Councilmember||558 31st Street
|Brian Withers||City Councilmember||224 13th Street
|Nick Tell||City Councilmember
||113 S. Poinsettia Avenue||11/15/2018|
At 4:00 PM on Monday, December 10, 2018, in the City Council Chambers at Manhattan Beach City Hall, the City will host a meeting to provide all candidates an opportunity to hear from the City's Executive Management team regarding various programs and services provided by each department. The Department Heads will also be available to answer questions about City operations.
General Election Information
The City Clerk is the local elections administrator and conducts the City's General Municipal Election. This includes, but is not limited to: the preparation of necessary resolutions calling General or Special Municipal Elections; the coordination of the candidate nomination process, ballot designation and statement of qualification; the receipt and processing of initiative, referendum and recall petitions; and the canvassing and certification of election results.
In order to vote in an election, you must be a registered voter. Voter Registration Forms and other information can be obtained through any of the following means:
- The Manhattan Beach City Clerk's Office, 1400 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, or call (310) 802-5056
- The Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk or call (800) 481-8683
- The California Secretary of State or call (800) 345-8683