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2014 Candidate information

2014 Candidate information

Offices to be Elected
Mayor and City Council Districts 1, 3 and 5

Terms of Office
January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2018

Candidate Information
The 2014 Candidate Information List will be updated as individuals take out and return their nomination papers, and when they have qualified as candidates. After the close of the nomination period, this list will have the names, contact information, ballot designations, and links to the Candidate Statement and campaign disclosure forms for all of the qualified candidates in the San Leandro City election. Sign up here to receive updates on candidates as they are posted.

The materials submitted by each candidate are available for public review at the City Clerk's Office during a 10-calendar-day public examination of election materials, beginning Monday, August 11, 2014.


Nomination Period
The candidate nomination period for the November 4, 2014 General Municipal Election is open from July 14, 2014 to August 8, 2014. Call the City Clerk at (510) 577-3367 or email mhanda@sanleandro.org to schedule an appointment to obtain nomination papers.

Extended Nomination Period
The candidate nomination period will be extended five (5) days – until August 13, 2014 – for any office for which an eligible incumbent does not file nomination papers.  The nomination period deadline was extended to August 13 2014 for the offices of Mayor and City Council, District 5.

Write-In Candidacy
Anyone who desires to be a write-in candidate may obtain and file the necessary forms between September 8 and October 21, 2014. Call the City Clerk at (510) 577-3367 or email mhanda@sanleandro.org for more information. A write-in candidate's name does not appear on the ballot and must be written in by the voter.

Candidate Nomination Packet
The Candidate Nomination Packet is issued to all candidates during the nomination period to assist them with the nomination and campaign process, and includes the following materials:

Election Materials

The Candidate Nomination Packet is issued to all candidates during the nomination period to assist them with the nomination and campaign process, and includes the following materials:

Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Materials

Information and forms relating to disclosure of economic interests are available from the FPPC at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/index.php?id=500:

  • Form 700 – Statement of Economic Interests
  • Form 700 Statement of Economic Interests Reference Pamphlet

Campaign information and candidate disclosure forms and manuals, including those listed below, are available from the FPPC at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/index.php?id=505:

  • Campaign Disclosure Manual 2
  • Form 501 – Candidate Intention Statement
  • Form 470 – Officeholder and Candidate Campaign Statement (Short Form) and Form 470 Supplement
  • Form 410 – Statement of Organization Recipient Committee
  • Form 460 – Recipient Committee Campaign Statement (Long Form)
  • Form 497 – 24-Hour Contribution Report
  • Filing Schedule