Notice of Election
Notice is hereby given that a Municipal Run-Off Election will be held on January 29, 2019 in the City of Seal Beach for the contest of Member of the City Council, District 1.
Pursuant to City Charter § 509, if no candidate for an office receives a majority (50% plus 1) of all of the votes cast for such office, there shall be a Municipal Run-Off Election and the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes for such office at the General Municipal Election held on November 6, 2018 shall be the only candidates for such office printed upon the ballots at the Municipal Run-Off Election.
Notice is further given that this election will be conducted as an all mail ballot election. All ballots cast in said election will be counted centrally at the Orange County Registrar of Voters’ office, 1300-C South Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, California.
Notice is further given that vote-by-mail ballot processing will begin on December 31, 2018, and will continue Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. until the election is certified on or before February 28, 2019. The vote-by-mail process is open to the public at the Orange County Registrar of Voters’ office, 1300-C South Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, California.
Notice is further given that the manual tally of specific precincts will begin on January 30, 2019, at the Orange County Registrar of Voters’ office, 1300-C South Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, California.
Notice is further given that a report on the results of the 1 percent manual tally will be included in the certification of the official canvass of the vote.
Dated this 14th day of December, 2018.
Registrar of Voters
County of Orange
Secretary of State Random Draw
A critical tool to determine the order of candidates on the ballot is the Secretary of State’s random draw.