Invitation to Apply for City Council Appointment

South Gate City Council is collecting applications for (1) vacant City Council seat and the appointment is scheduled for October 15, 2019 at a Special City Council Meeting. All interested parties are encouraged to apply at this time. Last day to submit the application with the requested documents is October 7, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. The vacancy on the City Council shall be filled by an appointment process. The appointment shall be for the unexpired term ending March 2020.

Election Information

Welcome to the City Clerk’s election information page. Here you can find Frequently Asked Election Questions, Poll Worker Information, Election Notices, and Election Results.

Información Electoral

Bienvenido a la página de información electoral de la Secretaria Municipal. Aquí usted puede encontrar Preguntas más frecuentes sobre la Elección, Información para Trabajador Electorales, avisos de elección y los resultados electorales. 

General Municipal Election


The City of South Gate General Municipal Election is on March 3, 2020. 

Polling Place

Your Polling Place is available to view online at lavote.net.

Important Election Information

To: All registered voters in the City of South Gate

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to California Elections Code § 10403.5 (e), that the date of the General Municipal election for the City of South Gate has been changed from the first Tuesday after the first Monday in March of odd years to the first Tuesday after the first Monday in March of even years, effective March 2020. The terms of all current elected officeholders will be extended by one year.  More information may be obtained by calling the Office of the City Clerk, Carmen Avalos at (323) 563-9573.

Importante Información Electoral

Para: Todos los votantes registrados en la ciudad de South Gate

SE LES DA EL AVISO, de conformidad con el Código Electoral de California § 10403.5 (e), que la fecha de las elecciones municipales generales en la ciudad de South Gate ha cambiado desde el primer martes después del primer lunes de marzo de los años impares hasta el primer martes después del primer lunes de marzo de años iguales, efectivo a partir de marzo de 2020.  Los términos de todos los actuales funcionarios electos serán extendidos por un ańo. Se puede obtener más información llamando a la Secretaria Municipal de la Ciudad, Carmen Avalos al (323) 563-9573.

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