Election Event Dates

November 3, 2020 - General Municipal Election Events
Nomination Filing Period (appointment required): Riverbank registered voters interested in running for office must make an appointment with the City Elections Official to obtain and file candidate papers during normal business hours. Filing period will be extended if an incumbent does not file candidate papers by August 7th. 
Opens:July 13 
Closes: Aug. 7; If extended closes: Aug. 12
Posting Campaign Signs: Candidates may begin posting campaign signs 90 days before Election Day and must be removed 15 days after the election (City removal is at a cost).
Aug. 5
Filing Period for Write-In Candidate: Any Riverbank registered voter who desires to have his/her name written on the ballot of the election counted for the office of Council member must complete the required process with the City's Election Official.
Sept. 7 to Oct. 20
Last Day to Register to Vote: A registration form is available at the City Clerk's Office, or at the Stanislaus County Registrars Office, or register online with the California Secretary of State.
Oct. 19
Riverbank Polling Location - The Riverbank Community Center will be the only in-person polling location due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the mailing of Vote-by-Mail ballots to all eligible registered voters in California. Oct. 31
Riverbank Elections Satellite Office - provides voter services at the Riverbank Community Center, 3600 Santa Fe St., Riverbank; also serves as the City's polling location. Oct. 31
Early Voting (In-person) - Riverbank Community Center, 3600 Santa Fe Street, Riverbank, CA  Oct. 31
Ballot Drop Off Locations - (to be determined) Oct. 6
Election Day! Riverbank Community Center is the only polling location in the City; open from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Nov 3
The information contained in these pages was valid at the time of publication. The City Clerk/Elections Official reserves the right to modify, update, change, or make improvements at any time, without notice, and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions, or discrepancies.