Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​August 7, 2020​

​Contact: Voter Registration and Elections
(916) 875-6451

Nomination Period Extended for Local Offices
​ in Sacramento County

The nomination period for the following local offices that are scheduled to be voted upon at the November 3, 2020, Presidential General Election in Sacramento County have been extended until 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2020.  The extension is only applicable to candidates other than the incumbent.

The Nomination Period is still open for the following offices:


Elk Grove Unified School District, Area 3

Sacramento City Unified School District, Areas 4 and 5

Roseville Joint Union High School

Arcohe Union School District - Full Term

Elverta Joint Elementary School District

Galt Joint Union Elementary School District


Special Districts

Courtland Fire Protection District

Pacific Fruitridge Fire Protection District – Full Term

River Delta Fire Protection District

Carmichael Water District, Division 1

Del Paso Manor Water District – Full Term

Del Paso Manor Water District – Short Term

Florin County Water District

Arcade Creek Recreation and Park District

Arden Manor Recreation and Park District

Arden Park Recreation and Park District

North Highlands Recreation and Park District​

Persons wishing to run for these offices must file their completed nomination papers at the Voter Registration and Elections Office at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, California, by 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2019. Online Appointment Scheduling is available on our website. Appointments are available from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday excluding holidays. For more information on candidate filing please visit our Candidate and Election Resources page or you may contact Campaign Services at (916) 875-6276.