Election - November 8, 2022
The next San Anselmo General Municipal Election is November 8, 2022.
Voters of the Town of San Anselmo will elect two members to the Town Council, a Town Clerk and Town Treasurer, each for a 4-year term. Voters will also be asked to vote on two local ballot measures.
Town Council Race:
The following people are candidates for two open Town Council seats:
Steve Burdo (Incumbent)
Ford Greene (Incumbent)
The following person is the candidate for Town Clerk:
The following person is the candidate for Town Treasurer:
In addition, voters will vote on the renewal of the following local measures:
Measure J (Ballot Question)
Whether or not to renew the sales tax measure (formerly Measure D), and raise if from 1/2 cent to 1 cent.
The Arguments in favor of Measure J, can be found HERE
The Arguments against Measure J, can be found HERE
Both taxes would be for a period of nine (9) years.
Municipal Election Information:
The Town of San Anselmo contracts with the Marin County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor to conduct the Town's general municipal elections. The five members of the San Anselmo Town Council are elected to four year terms. Elections occur in November of odd-numbered years and the terms are staggered so that no more than three Town Council seats are up for election at any one time. Information on running for election in San Anselmo is available by contacting the Town Clerk's office. New Council members are sworn in at the first regular meeting after election results are available for canvas, which is usually the December meeting.
Register to vote:
Voters can register online or fill out and mail a voter registration form. Not sure if you are registered to vote? Check the status of your registration by calling the registrar's 24-hour phone line at 415-473-6456 or you can also call 415-473-6448 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays.
You can also check the status of your voter registration on the County of Marin website: County of Marin website
You must be a registered San Anselmo Voter at the time nomination papers are issued, to be eligible to run for office. You can register or confirm that you are registered by contacting the Marin County Elections Office: https://www.marincounty.org/depts/rv
The next nomination period for Town offices will take place in the summer of 2024.