November 8, 2022 Municipal Election
Candidates for the November 8, 2022 Election
Melissa Ramoso, City of Artesia Mayor
Ali Taj, Councilmember/Financial Advisor
Rene J. Trevino, Councilmember/Business Owner
Alma L. Griffin, Rigger Specialist
Notice of Election
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Municipal Election will be held in the City of Artesia on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, for the following officers:
Three (3) Members of the City Council
Full Term of Four Years
The nomination period for these offices begins on Monday, July 18, 2022, and closes on Friday, August 12, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. If an incumbent fail to file his or her nomination by the close of filing, the filing period will be extended for five (5) days for all non-incumbents, ending Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
If no one or only two (2) persons are nominated for an elective office, the City Council, at a regular or special meeting held before the November 8, 2022 General Municipal Election may adopt one of the following courses of action as prescribed by Elections Code Section 10229: (1) if only two persons are nominated, appoint the nominated persons to the office; (2) if no one has been nominated, appoint eligible electors to the office; or (3) if either no one or only two persons have been nominated, hold the General Municipal Election on November 8, 2022.
The polls, vote centers and/or vote-by-mail drop-off boxes shall be open and the procedures for submitting votes-by-mail or votes at polls and vote centers shall be in accordance with those times and procedures established by the County of Los Angeles, except as otherwise provided in the Elections Code of the State of California.
Acting City Clerk
Candidates are required to make an appointment with the City Clerk to pull nomination papers and submit nomination papers, please contact Jennifer Alderete at e-mail or at (562) 865-6262 Ext. 230.