The City of Temecula is a general law city with a five-member legislative body. Each of the five City Council Members are directly elected by the registered voters of their district. The positions of Mayor and Mayor Pro Tempore are ceremonial in nature and not directly elected. The City Council selects the Mayor and Mayor Pro Tempore amongst themselves and the positions typically serve a calendar year.
The next general municipal election for the City of Temecula will be held on November 3, 2020 for two City Council seats – Districts 2 and 4. Districts 1, 3 and 5 will be voted upon in 2022. Click here to add your address to determine which district you live in.
The nomination period for the November 3, 2020 election is now closed. The list of candidates for District 2 and District 4, in ballot order, is as follows:
Notice of Election (English) (Spanish) Notice of Nominees (English) (Spanish) To register to vote, check voter status, or learn about how to vote, please click on the icons below. For specific questions regarding upcoming elections, please contact Director of Legislative Affairs/City Clerk Randi Johl or call (951) 694-6421.