2020 General Municipal Election


The next General Municipal Election for the City of Rocklin will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 to fill three seats on the Rocklin City Council for four year terms.

2020 General Municipal Election Resolutions

Nomination Period 

Those interested in becoming a candidate should contact the City Clerk’s Department who will assist candidates throughout the election process. The City Clerk will issue Nomination Papers and Candidate Handbooks during the nomination period from July 13 through August 7, 2020, unless an incumbent does not file, then the period is extended for five additional days to August 12, 2020.  

The City Clerk will issue and accept nomination documents by appointment only.  Please contact City Clerk, Hope Ithurburn at hope.ithurburn@rocklin.ca.us to request an appointment.

Nomination Papers Issued/Filed by the following candidates:  

Broadway, Kenneth – Issued 7/13/2020, Filed 7/30/2020                                                                                   

David, Royce – Issued 7/21/2020, Filed 8/7/2020                                                                                               

Hobbs, John – Issued 7/15/2020, Filed 8/7/2020                                                                                               

Janda, Greg – Issued 7/13/2020, Filed 8/7/2020                                                                                                 

Patterson, Joe – Issued 7/13/2020, Filed 7/27/2020                                                                                           

Rolph, Josh – Issued 8/7/2020, Filed 8/7/2020                                                                                                                                             

To check the status of those candidates deemed qualified, please visit the County of Placer website, https://www.placerelections.com/current-elections/                                    

Candidates must be 18 years of age, a citizen of the United States, and a registered voter residing within the City limits at the time the Nomination Paper is issued.  For more information, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at (916) 625-5564.

Key Dates for the November 3, 2020 election:

Nomination Period Opens 07/13/2020
Nomination Period Closes 08/7/2020
Extended Nomination Period Closes (if applicable) 08/12/2020
Secretary of State Holds Random Alpha Drawing 08/13/2020
First Day Campaign Signs May Be Erected 9/4/2020

First Pre-election Campaign Disclosure Statement Due

Period 7/1/20 – 9/19/20

Last Date to Register to Vote by Mail 10/27/2020

Second Pre-election Campaign Disclosure Statement Due

Period 9/20/20 – 10/17/20

Election Day 11/3/2020

The following November 3, 2020 campaign finance disclosure statements are on file with the Office of the City Clerk:

Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-64-20 on May 8, 2020 stating the November 3, 2020 election will be an “all-mail ballot” election.  Please review the Executive Order (link here) for additional details.

Governor Newsom also issued Executive Order N-67-20 on June 3, 2020 stating additional details on the November 3, 2020 election.  Please review the Executive Order (link here) for additional details.