Current Elections

November 6, 2018 General Election

Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m on Election Day

Important Dates

June 18 – July 21, 2018

Candidate workshops conducted during this period. (See flier)

July 16, 2018

Candidate filing period begins.

July 30, 2018

Last day to file semi-annual campaign statements.

August 10 2018

Close of regular candidate filing. This period extends for all non-incumbents, if the incumbent fails to file.

August 10 2018

Last day to file arguments for or against measures for this election.

August 15, 2018

Close of extended candidate filing period.

August 16, 2018

Random alphabet draw to be held at 11 AM to determine the ballot order of candidates’ names.

August 20, 2018

Last day to file rebuttal arguments for or against a measure for this election.

September 10, 2018

County Voter Information Guides may be mailed to voters.

September 27, 2018

First day to issue vote-by-mail ballot requests.

October 23, 2018

First day for conditional voter registration.

October 23, 2018

Close of write-in candidate filing period.

October 30, 2018

Last day to request a vote-by-mail ballot by mail.

November 6, 2018

Election Day


Candidate Information

This is the final Candidate Watch for the November 6, 2018 General Election. This list contains candidates who completed the candidate filing process for jurisdictions contained in Placer County. A blue outline appears around the names of candidates who filed a candidate statement of qualifications in Placer County. You can view the candidate statement by clicking on the candidate’s name. For a complete list of state and federal candidates, please see the Secretary of State’s website,


Polling Place Publication


Measures on Ballot


Random Draw


Press Releases and Election Notices


Sample Ballot and Polling Place Lookup

November 6, 2018 – Accessible County Voter Information Guide