The deadline for filing nomination papers for the November 6, 2018 election for Garden Grove District 1 Council Member, has been extended to Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. The deadline to file completed paperwork for the position of Mayor, and Districts 3 and 4 Council Member seats, is today, Friday, August 10, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. Paperwork must be filed with the City Clerk’s Office, on the second floor of Garden Grove City Hall, at 11222 Acacia Parkway.
The District 1 extension comes as a result of the decision by the eligible incumbent, Mayor Pro Tem Kris Beard, to not seek re-election. The election filing period began on Monday, July 16, 2018.
To be eligible, a candidate must be a United States citizen, at least 18 years of age by Election Day, and a registered voter. Mayoral candidates must be a resident of Garden Grove, and Council Member candidates must be a resident of their respective district.
Nomination papers are available in the City Clerk’s Office at Garden Grove City Hall, by appointment only. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Teresa Pomeroy, City Clerk, at (714) 741-5040. Visit the City’s website at https://ggcity.org/city-clerk/2018-election-information to find your district.
The article above was released by the City of Garden Grove.