Upcoming Elections


2020 General Municipal Election

The 2020 General Municipal Election will be the second By-District election in Lake Elsinore's history.  On February 1, 2018, the City switched from At-Large elections (all registered voters get to vote for all open seats) to By-District elections (only registered voters in the district seat which is open get to vote for that seat).

The election for Districts 2, 4, and 5 and for the City Treasurer will be held on November 3, 2020. Find my District

The Nomination Period will be open beginning Monday, July 13, 2020 and will close at 4:00p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020. To submit a request to verify eligibility and request an appointment with the City Clerk, please complete the Candidate Eligibility and Nomination Appointment Request Form.

 Write-In Candidacy begins on September 7th.

 Please check back for updated information as the election nears. 

Election Calendar

Polling Locations

Candidate Information

  Papers Pulled Papers Returned Qualified
Council Member, District 2
Edwin Castro 7/13/2020 8/3/2020
Michael Carroll 7/15/2020 8/6/2020 8/6/2020
Steve Manos 7/20/2020 8/6/2020
Pegah Khorsand 7/20/2020 Withdrew 7/23/2020
Jessica Noland 7/22/2020
Council Member, District 4
Natasha Johnson 7/14/2020 7/27/2020 8/6/2020
Adelina Vega-Velasquez 7/24/2020
Council Member, District 5
Bob Magee 7/13/2020 7/14/2020 7/20/2020
Robert Kelly 7/16/2020 7/28/2020 7/29/2020
Jorge Lopez 7/22/2020 8/3/2020 8/5/2020
City Treasurer
Allen Baldwin 7/28/2020


Voter Services 

• The Riverside County Registrar of Voters is responsible for countywide voter registration.
• The California Secretary of State is responsible for assigning all campaign identification numbers.

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