Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 General Election will be conducted a little differently. All voters will get a ballot by mail, and polls will be open from Oct. 31 through Nov. 3. Please note, your polling location will probably be different this year too. Get more information in the links below. If you have questions the Office of the City Clerk is here to help. Call 760-434-2808 Monday through Friday or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The County of San Diego Registrar of Voters will release the first report of election results Tuesday just after polls close at 8 p.m. The first results will include mail ballots and in person ballots cast through Sunday, Nov. 1
Updates on close races will be updated on the registrar's website Monday through Friday after 5 p.m., until the counting is done. The registrar has until Dec. 3 to complete the counting and certify the results.
The City of Carlsbad is tentatively scheduled to swear in City Council members from districts two and four at the regular City Council meeting Dec. 8.