2024 Election Information – November 5, 2024, Consolidated General Municipal Election

2024 City of Newman election information can be found under the City Officials Tab or by clicking on the links below:

2024 Notice Of Election – Candidates And Measures To Be Voted On – Tuesday, November 5, 2024

2024 Nomination List (persons who have pulled/returned election nomination papers)

2024 Candidate Filing Process

2024 Candidate Qualifications For Office and City Limits Map

Statements of Economic Interests & FPPC Candidate Campaign Statements/Reports

Consolidated General Election Calendar for the November 5, 2024 Election

Election E-Docs Page (Election Documents for Current and Past Elections)

Other Helpful Links

Stanislaus County Registrar of Voters

Election Results – Stanislaus County Registrar of Voters Election Results Page

California Codes (Including Elections Code)

California Secretary of State – Elections & Voter Information

Fair Political Practices Commission

NOTICE OF ELECTION
CANDIDATES AND MEASURES TO BE VOTED ON

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Consolidated General Municipal Election will be held in the City of Newman under the provisions of laws relating to general law cities in the State of California on Tuesday, November 5, 2024. The purpose of the election is to consider the following offices:

For one (1) Mayor                                                    (Full term of two years)

For two (2) Members of the City Council          (Full terms of four years)

For one (1) Treasurer                                              (Full term of four years)

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the vote centers will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.

Candidate qualifications for office:  must be 18 years old or older, reside and be registered to vote within the City of Newman before pulling nomination papers.

The first day to secure and file nomination papers is Monday, July 15, 2024. Candidates are strongly encouraged to call 209-862-3725, Option 5 to make an appointment for candidate filing. The last day to secure and file nomination papers is Friday, August 9, 2024.  Nomination papers will be available and shall be filed at City Hall, 938 Fresno Street, Newman, California Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

In the event the current officeholder (incumbent) has not filed nomination papers, the nomination period for that office shall be extended to Wednesday, August 14, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. for anyone other than the current officeholder.

If no one, or only one person, is nominated for any elected office, appointment to such elective office may be made as prescribed by California Elections Code Section 10229 (2024 edition).

2024 Candidate Filing Process

Issuing Candidate Documents 

Appointment scheduling begins on Monday, July 15, 2024 by calling 209-862-3725, Option 5. Candidates are encouraged to call as early as possible to ensure candidacy nomination paperwork is completed prior to the filing deadline. The first day to secure and file nomination papers is Monday, July 15, 2024.

Execution of Candidate Documents

Any documents that require an oath by the candidate may be executed in the presence of a notary, or in the alternative, in the office of the elections official by appointment only. You may schedule an appointment, by calling 209-862-3725, Option 5.

Receipt of Candidate Documents and Filing Deadlines

In order to be a qualified candidate for the office in which they seek, the completed required documents with original signatures must be received by the elections official before the close of the nomination period for that particular office.

The candidate must submit the original required documents to the office of the City Clerk (elections official) by appointment only. You may schedule an appointment, by calling 209-862-3725, Option 5. Face Masks and Social Distancing will be required.

The last day to secure and file nomination papers is Friday, August 9, 2024.

In the event the current officeholder (incumbent) has not filed nomination papers, the nomination period for that office shall be extended to Wednesday, August 14, 2024 at 5 p.m. for anyone other than the current officeholder.

Reminder to Candidates

Any candidate who fails to make an appointment and timely submit the candidate documents with original signatures before the close of the nomination period will not be included on the ballot for that office.