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Tuesday, November3, 2015

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General Municipal Election Tuesday, November 3, 2015

A General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, for the purpose of electing the following offices:


Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day, November 3, 2015

Ballots must be received no later than the close of the polls on election day or be postmarked on or before Election Day and received no later than three days after election day to be counted.

View Sample Ballot

Early Voting information

Election Updates (Riverside County Registrar of Voters)

Last day to request a Vote-by-Mail Ballot is October 27, 2015

You can return your Vote-by-Mail Ballot to
Desert Hot Springs City Hall, Building A from October 5, 2015 to November 2, 2015

Last day to Register to Vote is October 19, 2015


Information and Documents

Notice of Election (English and Espanol) 
Resolution 2015-027 Notice of Election, Registrar of Voters Services 
Resolution 2015-028 Candidate Statement Regulations 

Nomination Period

Pursuant to California Elections Code Section 10220, the official period for a candidate to pull and file nomination papers is 120 to 88 days prior to the election.

For the November 3, 2015, Regular Municipal Election the official Nomination Period is July 13, 2015, to August 6, 2015. Between these dates candidates may take out and file nomination papers with the City Clerk during business hours.

At the time nomination papers are issued, the City Clerk will provide candidates a nomination packet and fully explain all applicable requirements.

Candidate Information

Final List of Candidates (updated 08/12/2015)

2015 Candidate Handbook

Eligibility for Candidacy
Basic Steps in Running for Office

Important Dates


Additional Links and Information


Voter Information (Voter Registration I Vote-By-Mail)

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This site has information about the local items on the ballot as well as an online form for requesting an absentee ballot, information about polling locations, and information about touch-screen voting.

Fair Political Practices Commission Website (FPPC)

Campaign Rules, Laws, and Regulations

California Secretary of State

Contact Us

Office of the City Clerk
65950 Pierson Boulevard
Desert Hot Springs, California, 92240

Hours: Monday through Thursday
             7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
             Closed every Friday

Jerryl Soriano, CMC
City Clerk
(760) 329-6411 Ext. 107

Deputy City Clerk
(760) 329-6411 Ext. 260


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