Elective Offices
All five (5) members of the Roseville City Council shall be elected "by-district", by the voters in each district.  Councilmembers can serve no more than two (2) consecutive four (4) year terms of office.  Commencing with the General Municipal Election in November 2020, and every four (4) years thereafter, the voters in the odd-numbered electoral districts shall elect a councilmember.  Commencing with the General Municipal Election in November of 2022, and every four (4) years thereafter, the voters in the even-numbered electoral districts shall elect a councilmember.

At the November 3, 2020 General Municipal Election, District One (1), Three (3), and Five (5) councilmembers shall be elected.

Councilmember compensation is $600.00 per month and Mayor compensation is $650.00 per month.  Councilmembers may be reimbursed for reasonable and necessary expenses incurred while performing representative duties of the City of Roseville.

Running for Elective Offices
To run for the Roseville City Council, a candidate must be 18 years of age, a citizen of the United States, and a full-time resident of the City of Roseville. Any councilmember elected to represent a district must reside in that district and be a registered voter in the district.  Termination of residency in a district by a councilmember or candidate shall create a vacancy unless a substitute residence within the district is immediately declared and established within thirty (30) calendar days.

Prospective candidates can file official nomination papers in July of 2020, but may begin fundraising nine months prior to the date of election.  Each candidate and controlled committee shall, before accepting any contributions, file with the Roseville City Clerk a Statement of Acceptance of campaign contribution limits.  The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) also requires a Candidate Intention Form-501 and a Statement of Organization Form-410 be filed prior to accepting contributions.  The FPPC forms can be obtained at the following link www.fppc.ca.gov.  Campaign contributions limits are $500.00 from a single source.  

Nomination Period
The nomination period for the November 3, 2020 election will begin Monday, July 13, 2020 and end on Friday, August 7, 2020.  The Roseville City Clerk will issue and accept nomination documents only during this period of time, during regular business hours of Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  There is a $25.00 filing fee for the issuance of nomination papers.

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