General Municipal Elections are held in the City of Los Alamitos on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November in even-numbered years. The next general municipal election for the City of Los Alamitos is November 6, 2012.
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The City Clerk’s Office is the official filing officer for campaign disclosure statements related to elections for the City of Los Alamitos and local City ballot and initiative measures. Click here to view Candidate Disclosure information.
Shall an ordinance be adopted to reduce the rate of the City’s tax on telecommunications users from 6% to 5%, modernize the language to treat taxpayers equally, regardless of technology used, and continue to use the proceeds to fund general municipal services, such as safety, parks and recreation, and street maintenance?
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Polling Places for Los Alamitos Residents
Visit www.ocvote.com to find your exact polling place.
|Los Alamitos Community Center||10911 Oak St||Los Alamitos, CA 90720|
|Community Congregational Church||4111 Katella Ave||Los Alamitos, CA 90720|
|Fire Station #2||3642 Green Ave||Los Alamitos, CA 90720|
|Huesser Residence||11161 Ticonderoga Dr||Los Alamitos, CA 90720|
|Extra Space Storage||3592 Cerritos Ave||Los Alamitos, CA 90720|
To be eligible to vote in an election, you must currently be a United States Citizen, at least 18 years of age at the time of the next election, not in prison or on parole for a felony violation, and register at least 15 days prior to the election date. Once you have registered, your voter registration will remain active, regardless of whether or not you voted in the last election.
How & Where Do I Register to Vote?
You may register by completing a registration-by-mail form. Forms are available throughout Orange County at most County buildings, fire stations, libraries, post offices, and Department of Motor Vehicles. You may also register online at www.ocvote.com. Voter registrations are maintained and filed with the County Registrar.
Do I need to Re-Register?
You must re-register to vote if you have permanently moved to a different address, changed your name, or if you wish to change your political party affiliation. The deadline to re-register is 15 days before the next election.
Permanent Vote-By-Mail Voter Status
Under state law, a voter may apply for permanent vote-by-mail voter status. As a permanent vote-by-mail voter, you will no longer have to apply for future elections. A ballot will automatically be mailed to you for each election in which you are eligible to vote. Please Note: A voter’s name shall be deleted from the permanent absentee voter list if he/she fails to return a vote-by-mail ballot for four (4) consecutive statewide general elections.
The Los Alamitos City Clerk’s Office located in City Hall has voter registration forms available. You can also pick up an application for a vote-by-mail ballot and/or identify the location of your polling place.
For Election Information provided by the County of Orange, please visit www.ocvote.com.
City Clerk’s Office
Windmera Quintanar, CMC, City Clerk
3191 Katella Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Phone: (562) 431-3538