City Council Election
November 8, 2016
The City of Santa Clarita is a general law city with a Council/Manager form of government. The City of Santa Clarita was incorporated on December 15, 1987. The City Council consists of five members who are elected at-large to serve four-year terms. Each December, the City Council selects a member of the seated Council to serve as Mayor on a one-year rotating basis.
Beginning in 2016, the City’s General Municipal Election will be consolidated with Los Angeles County General Election to be held on November 8, 2016. Registered voters in the City of Santa Clarita will have the opportunity to elect two councilmembers for a term of four years each.