2022 ELECTION INFORMATION
The November 8, 2022 Ballot will include the following:
- Election of two Councilmembers, from Districts 1 and 3, for four-year terms
As of the close of the nomination period on Friday, August 12, 2022, there is only one candidate for each of the offices to be elected: one Councilmember from District 1, and one Councilmember from District 3.
The persons so nominated are:
Liz Alessio, District 1, Four-year Term - Candidate Statement (English & Spanish)
Mary Luros, District 3, Four-year Term - Candidate Statement (English & Spanish)
At the August 23, 2022 Special meeting, City Council voted to direct City staff to take all actions necessary to implement the November 8, 2022 General Municipal Election as scheduled for City Councilmember District 1 and District 3, as previously authorized by Resolution R2022-046.
City Council District Based Election for 2022
Effective June 5, 2020, City of Napa City Municipal Code 1.10.010 established district based elections for four Councilmembers. Municipal Code 1.10.020 (B) established the sequence of elections with Council Districts 1 and 3 for election in November 2022.
On March 8, 2022 the City of Napa City Council completed the redistricting process and adopted Ordinance O2022-005, re-adopting the district map that was originally established when the City moved to district elections in 2020.
For more information about the transition from At-large to District-Based City Council Elections, click HERE.
For more information regarding the redistricting process, click HERE.
Nomination Period - July 18, 2022 to August 12, 2022 ** CLOSED**
eligible candidate during regular business hours. Individuals are considered “official” candidates upon the submission and qualification of Nomination Papers.
The nomination period for candidates opens at 8:00 a.m. on July 18, 2022 and closes at 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2022. If an incumbent fails to submit nomination papers by this deadline, non-incumbent candidates will have until 5:00 p.m. on August 17, 2022 to file nomination papers.
2022 Municipal Election Calendar
- Election Day: November 8, 2022
- Offices to be Elected: Two Councilmember Seats
- 1 from District 1
- 1 from District 3
|July 4 - July 18, 2022
||Election Official to Publish Notice of Election - Candidates
|July 11, 2022
||Last Day to Adopt Regulations for Candidates Statements
|July 18 - August 12, 2022||FILING PERIOD FOR NOMINATION PAPERS AND CANDIDATES STATEMENTS|
|August 12, 2022
||LAST DAY TO FILE NOMINATION PAPERS - Note that Candidate Statement and Nomination Papers are Confidential Until Close of Nomination Period
|August 17, 2022
||Last Day to File Nomination Papers if Extended Period Applies - Extended Filing Period ONLY if Incumbent Fails to File
|August 18, 2022
||Secretary of State to Determine Order of Names on the Ballot
|September 12 - October 25, 2022
||Filing Period for Write-In Candidates
|September 29, 2022
||Candidates: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - 1st Pre-Election Statement (7/1/22-9/24/22)
|October 10, 2022
||First Day for Mailing Permanent Vote and Mail Voter Ballots
|October 10 - November 1, 2022
||Voters May Request Vote by Mail Ballots with Regular Applications
|October 24, 2022
||Last Day to Register to Vote
|October 25, 2022||Last Day to File for Write-in Candidate|
|October 27, 2022
||Candidates: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - 2nd Pre-Election Statement (9/25/22-10/22/22)
|November 1, 2022
||Last Day for Election Official to Publish Notice of Nominees
|November 8, 2022
|November 11, 2022
||Last Day to Receive Vote by Mail Voter Ballots (if Postmarked on Election Day)
|November 15, 2022
||Last Day to Remove Temporary Election Signs - NMC 17.55.120 Temporary Signs
|No Later than December 8, 2022
||Election Official to Canvass the Returns and to Conduct Manual Tally
|December 8 - December 23, 2022
||City to Declare Results, Reorganize Council and Choose Vice Mayor
|Within 30 Days of Assuming Office
||File Statement of Economic Interests
|January 31, 2023
||Candidates: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - Semiannual Statement (10/23/22-12/31/22)