CITY COUNCILMunicipal Elections
The Yucaipa City Council is comprised of five Council members with each sharing equal voting powers on all items coming before the Council. Council members are elected by-district to four-year terms, with elections held in November of even-numbered years. The Council meets annually to choose one of its members as Mayor and another of its members as Mayor Pro Tem. The City Council appoints the City Manager and City Attorney and members of all advisory boards, commissions, and committees. The City Council also serves as the Board of Directors for the Yucaipa Successor Agency and as Commissioners of the Yucaipa Housing Authority.
Effective with the adoption of Ordinance No. 348 at the June 27, 2016, City Council Meeting, the City of Yucaipa transitioned from an at-large to a by-district electoral process with respect to electing City Council Members and established district boundaries. You may access Yucaipa’s online District Look-up Tool to assist you with locating the district in which you reside.
November 3, 2020 General Municipal Election
The City of Yucaipa will hold an election on November 3, 2020. At this election, City of Yucaipa voters will elect three City Council members, one each from Districts 3, 4, and 5. Voters can vote for one of the qualified candidates in their district. A listing of the candidates for each of the districts may be found on the Candidate’s Information page.
Election Related Notices and Postings
In California, the deadline to register to vote for any election is 15 day before Election Day, so register early! You can apply to register to vote by filling in the online application at the California Secretary of State website. Voters qualify for registration by being a United States citizen, a resident of California, 18 years old or older on Election Day, and not currently in prison or on parole for the conviction. Re-registration is required when you move, change your name, or change your political party choice.
Find Your Polling Location
By visiting the My Elections Gateway service on the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters website, you can:
- Find your polling location
- Download your Voter Information Guide
- Check the status of your vote by mail ballot
- Opt out/Opt in to receive your Voter Information Guide by mail