Candidate Filing Begins July 18

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The next General Municipal Election for the City of Rocklin will be held on November 8, 2016, to fill three seats on the Rocklin City Council to serve four-year terms.  The City of Rocklin has no term limits.  City Council 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.

Nomination papers are available at the City Clerk’s office, located at 3970 Rocklin Road, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning July 18 through August 12, 2016.  If an incumbent does not file by August 12, the period is extended five additional days to August 17, 2016.

Persons interested in obtaining City Council nomination papers are encouraged to schedule an appointment with the City Clerk by calling 916-625-5588 or email at

Candidate Resources:

City Council Resolutions No. 2016-131 and No. 2016-132 giving notice of election 

Resolution 2016 131

Resoltion 2016 132

City Council Handbook

Council Handbook 2016

Election Summary

Election Summary 2016

Candidate’s Guide (Password Required – issued by the City Clerk’s Office during appointment to start the nomination process)