Elections & Voter Information
Upcoming Municipal Election, March 3, 2020: The next regularly scheduled General Municipal Election will be held on March 3, 2020, where the voters of the Town of Corte Madera will elect two members to the Town Council (please note that the Town Council also sits as the Board of Directors for Sanitary District #2 - more information on the Sanitary District can be found here).
To review a summary of the functions and responsibilities of members of the Town Council, click here.
Resolution No. 37/2019 was adopted by the Town Council at its September 17, 2019 Regular Town Council Meeting, and calls for a municipal election to be held in the Town of Corte Madera on March 3, 2020 for the election of two council members, requests that the Board of Supervisors consolidate the election with any other election occurring on said date, and requests election services by the Marin County Department of Elections.
Nomination Filing Period:
The nomination filing period will open on Monday, November 11, 2019 and run through Friday December 6, 2019.
However, Town offices will be closed on Monday, November 11th due to the Veteran's Day holiday. Therefor, the filing period will open on Tuesday, November 12th at 8:00am and will run through 5:00pm on Friday, December 6, 2019. Should one or more of the two incumbents with expiring terms decide not to file by the close of the filing deadline, the filing period will remain open through 5:00pm on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.
Relevant Information for the March 3, 2020 Municipal Election:
- Town Council Staff Report and Resolution No. 37/2019 from the September 17, 2019 regular Town Council meeting calling the election. (Including a listing of important dates and deadlines)
- Notice of Election and Candidate Filing Period (PDF) Published October 25, 2019
- Candidate binders and related election materials will be available in the Town Clerk's office at Town Hall (300 Tamalpais Drive, Corte Madera) beginning on the first day of the nomination period, November 12, 2019 (as November 11 is a federal holiday and Town offices are closed).
- Please call 415-927-5085 or email Rebecca Vaughn, Town Clerk, to request an appointment to review and receive the elections materials.
Registered voters who reside within Town limits are eligible to run for Town Council. If you would like to check to see if you are currently registered to vote, you may do so here. If you have further questions, please contact the Town Clerk via email or by calling 415-927-5085.