The City of South Lake Tahoe, in consolidation with the El Dorado County Elections Department, will be conducting an election on November 4, 2014 for the following elected positions: three (3) City Councilmembers, one (1) City Clerk, and one (1) City Treasurer.
The filing period opens on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM and closes on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM.; however, if an incumbent fails to file his or her nomination papers by August 8, 2014, the filing period will be expanded for five (5) days, ending on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 5:00 PM.
All interested persons must be a registered voter and reside within the City of South Lake Tahoe at the time nomination papers are issued.
The City of South Lake Tahoe does not have a filing fee. However, there is a charge for candidates who wish to file and have printed a Candidate Statement in the sample ballot. The fee, determined by the El Dorado County Registrar of Voters, is $335 for English and $431 for Spanish.
Nomination papers can be obtained at the City Clerk’s Office located at 1901 Airport Road, South Lake Tahoe, California. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
The last day to register to vote for the November 4, 2014 election is Monday, October 20, 2014.