March 5, 2019 - General Municipal Election
Redondo Beach Election Information
ELECTION NIGHT RESULTS (view periodic updates after the close of polls on March 5th)
IMPORTANT ALL MAIL BALLOT INFORMATION:
OPTIONS AVAILABLE FOR VOTERS IN THE EVENT YOU DON’T HAVE A BALLOT, MISPLACED OR DAMAGED THE BALLOT YOU RECEIVED:
If you’re a City of Redondo Beach Registered Voter and cannot locate or damaged your Official County-issued ballot, you may do one of the following:
- Call (800) 815-2666, option 2 to request a replacement ballot before Election Day; or
- Mark your choice(s) on the Official Sample Ballot page located in your booklet in place of your damaged ballot, carefully remove it from the booklet, insert the voted page into the Ballot Return Envelope, sign and mail back;
- If you do not have an Official Sample Ballot or Envelope, you may locate your District-appropriate Sample Ballot by clicking here: County Polling Place & Sample Ballot Lookup and print it (Page 7), mark your choice(s), then
- Bring it to the RB Main Library, 303 N. Pacific Coast Highway before Election Day during regular business hours,
- or on Election day to any of the Ballot Drop-Off locations (including the Main Library) listed below from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. to obtain a Ballot Return Envelope, and
- Personally insert your voted ballot page into the provided envelope, fill in your name and address, sign, seal and drop it into the Ballot Drop Box; or
- Vote in person at the Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk headquarters: 12400 Imperial Highway, Room 3002, Norwalk, CA 90560
For Member of the City Council - 3rd District:
CANDIDATES FOR PUBLIC OFFICE - For a term to expire March 31, 2023
Candace Allen Nafissi
Christian Anthony Horvath
For Member of the City Council - 5th District:
For City Clerk:
For City Treasurer:
Eugene J. Solomon
For Member, Board of Education (2)
Raymur Elizabeth Flinn
OFFICIAL SAMPLE BALLOT BOOKLETS (VOTER GUIDE) & BALLOTS
The Sample Ballot booklet and Official Ballot for each voter has been mailed by the County in one envelope to each registered. Those registered voters that subscribed with the County to receive E-Sample Ballots (www.lavote.net) have already received their Sample Ballots by email, and will be mailed an Official Ballot. For purposes of this election EVERY registered voter in the City of Redondo Beach is a vote-my-mail voter.
BALLOT DROP-OFF BOX
If you choose not to mail your ballot, you may drop your sealed-and-signed ballot envelope off between February 4 through March 5 at the Redondo Beach Public Library – Main Branch, 303 N. Pacific Coast Highway. Drop your ballot envelope into the official drop box any time during regular library hours. On Election Day, for your convenience, the Main Branch lobby will be open from 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. to receive voted ballots as well.
Redondo Beach Main Library Hours:
Monday thru Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fridays, 10:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed: Sundays and on Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents’ Day
ELECTION DAY, MARCH 5TH BALLOT DROP-OFF LOCATIONS:
Don’t want to mail your signed-and-sealed ballot envelope in the postage paid envelope by or on Election Day?
For voter convenience, additional Election Day ballot drop-off locations will be available and open from 7:00 a.m. until close of polls at 8:00 p.m. at the following locations:
Alta Vista Park Community Center, 715 Julia Street 90277
Dominguez Park – Historical Museum, 302 Flagler Lane 90277
Redondo Beach Public Library – North Branch, 2000 Artesia Blvd. 90278 (lobby)
Anderson Park Senior Center, 3007 Vail Ave. 90278 (lobby)
ADDITIONAL BALLOT DROP-BOX INFORMATION
Since this is not a traditional vote-at-polls election, voters should not expect the find the following at the City drop-off locations listed above:
• Replacement or provisional ballots
(Replacement for misplaced or spoiled ballots are issued by the County Registrar’s office – call 1-800-815-2666 Option 2 or at 12400 Imperial Highway, Norwalk - or see other options provided at the top of this page)
• Voter rosters (No additional signatures or identification of any kind is required)
• Voting booths
The Redondo Beach City Clerk’s Office also will not have or issue ballots, nor will the City Clerk’s Office take possession of any ballots/ballot envelopes.
If you have any questions, please contact City Clerk Eleanor Manzano or Chief Deputy City Clerk Vickie Kroneberger at 310-318-0656 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR OFFICE
Office of City Council:
No person shall be eligible to file as a candidate for, or hold office as a member of the City Council unless such person shall be registered to vote at an address within the district he/she seeks to represent at the time of filing his/her nomination papers, and shall have been a resident of the City for at least thirty (30) days immediately residing the date of such filing. In addition, the candidate for City Council either by election or appointment, shall have been a resident of the district which such person seeks to represent for at least thirty (30) days immediately prior to filing his/her nomination papers or the date of his/her nomination papers or the date of his/her appointment.
Office of City Clerk:
No person shall be eligible to file as a candidate or hold office as City Clerk, under Article X unless such person shall be a registered voter of the City of Redondo Beach at the time of filing his (her) nomination papers and shall have been a resident of the City for at least thirty (30) days immediately preceding the date of such filing or appointment.
No person shall be eligible for the office of the City Clerk unless he/she has successfully completed, with a passing grade, at least 15 units consisting of the following courses: elementary accounting; intermediate accounting; advanced accounting; auditing; and municipal and governmental accounting. Said courses shall have been completed at a collegiate institution, either in residence or in extension, or in a recognized private school of equal educational standard. Five years experience in municipal accounting, in a responsible position, may be substituted for the educational requirements.
Office of City Treasurer:
No person shall be eligible to file as a candidate or hold office as City Treasurer, under Article X unless such person shall be a registered voter of the City of Redondo Beach at the time of filing his (her) nomination papers and shall have been a resident of the City for at least thirty (30) days immediately preceding the date of such filing or appointment.
Office of Member of Board of Education:
Redondo Beach City Charter Article XVI. Redondo Beach Unified School District. Sec. 16.1. Board members. No person shall be eligible to hold the office of member of the Board of Education unless he/she shall have been a resident of the territory included in the Redondo Beach Unified School District for at least thirty (30) days immediately preceding the date of filing his/her declaration of candidacy.
Los Angeles Registrar-Recorder
California Secretary of State
Smart Voter Information
California Online Voter Registration
To learn more about the election process and online voter services visit the Los Angeles County Registrar Recorder/County Clerk website at http://www.lavote.net/
- Smart Voter where you can find information on all aspects of the elections in Los Angeles County and the State of California. https://votersedge.org/ca/page/smartvoter
- How to Vote by Mail or to become a permanent Vote by Mail voter;
- Finding voting materials in other languages
- How to find your voting district
Should you need additional information please call the City Clerk's office to let us know how we can assist. Your comments are most welcome.
Eleanor Manzano, City Clerk
415 Diamond Street
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(844) 743-8153 - Election Inquiries