NOVEMBER 5, 2024 Election

Officers to be elected November 5, 2024:

One (1) Mayor – Full term of two (2) years
Two (2) City Council Members (Districts 2 and 3) – Full terms of four (4) years

Nomination Period: Opens: July 15, 2024, Closes: August 9, 2024

Election Information

To run for City Council Districts 2 or 3, you must be a registered voter in the respective District. To determine the District where you live, click the Interactive Review Map and add your address in the upper left blue box. The map will tell you which District you live in. Only residents in Districts 2 and 3 will be able to vote for the candidates in their Districts. Residents in Districts 1 and 4 will elect Council Members in their Districts in November 2026. All Council seats are four-year terms. View the FINAL DISTRICT MAP.

The Mayor’s seat is at-large and will be voted on by all registered voters in the City of Buellton. The Mayor’s seat is a two-year term.

To take out candidate papers, please contact City Clerk, Linda Reid at or 805-686-7424 to schedule an appointment. Nomination filing period is July 15 through August 9, 2024.

Voter Registration

To be eligible to vote at the November 5, 2024 election, you must be registered to vote no later than Monday, October 21, 2024. For more information regarding voter registration or to obtain a vote-by-mail ballot, visit County Clerk-Recorder's Office - Elections and Voting

In-Person Voting for November 5, 2024

Location: TBD

Additional Election Information and Resources

Fair Political Practices Commission.  The FPPC (866-275-3772) will provide telephone assistance concerning campaign filing requirements and conflicts of interest.

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