Nomination Papers Available for City Council Openings


Official nomination papers will be available, starting Monday, July 18, 2022, for candidates who are interested in running for the office of City Council Member for the City of Lakeport.  There are two (2) seats available, each for a four-year term.  Interested candidates must be registered to vote and reside within the City limits of the City of Lakeport. 

  The deadline to file nomination papers for the above offices will be Thursday, August 11, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.

  Each candidate must be nominated by not less than 20 nor more than 30 registered voters; therefore, it is recommended that you pick up your nomination papers well in advance of the deadline for filing to allow time to gather signatures.

  If you are interested in running for Lakeport City Council, please contact Kelly Buendia, City Clerk at (707) 263-5615, Extension 101, or Hilary Britton, Deputy City Clerk, at (707) 263-5615, Extension 102, for further information and to set up an appointment to pick up and review the nomination packet.

We ask that candidates call ahead for an appointment with the Clerk’s office during the nomination period.  Please be aware that regular business hours for City Hall are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.