City of San Bernardino General Election

February 2, 2016

On Tuesday, February 2, 2016, the City of San Bernardino will be holding a runoff election for City Council Sixth Ward and Seventh Ward.

Election Publications

County of San Bernardino Voter Information Guide

  • The Voter Information Guide [pdf] is a booklet published by the San Bernardino County Elections Office that includes information about voting, candidates, a sample ballot, and polling place information.
  • The precinct specific Voter Information Guide contains information for contests on the ballot in each precinct. You can view precinct specific Voter Information Guides by using the Polling Place and Sample Ballot Lookup tool [no longer available].

Press Releases and Public Notices

Key Dates and Deadlines

Date Action
January 2, 2016 Voter Information Guides delivered to voters’ mailboxes
January 4, 2016 Early voting begins
January 8, 2016 Mail Ballots delivered to voters’ mailboxes
January 19, 2016 Voter registration deadline
January 26, 2016 Deadline to apply to vote by mail
February 2, 2016 Election Day - City of San Bernardino General Election
February 3, 2016 Canvass of the Election begins
March 3, 2016 Deadline to complete the official canvass and certify the results

Offices and Candidates Information

Offices Up For Election:

List of Candidates:

Voter Registration

Your voter registration application must be postmarked no later than January 19, 2016 in order for you to be eligible to vote in the City of San Bernardino General Election. Visit our Voter Registration page for complete information and instructions.

Voting Options

  • Vote early at the Elections Office beginning January 4, 2016.
  • Vote a Mail Ballot. The Mail Ballot Application is due by January 26, 2016.  Fill out and return one of the following applications: 
  • Vote at your assigned polling place on Election Day, February 2, 2016 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Find your assigned Polling Place [no longer available].

Visit our Voting Options page for complete information and instructions.


Military and Overseas Voters:

Uniformed and Overseas citizens can obtain a Voter Information Guide and Sample Ballot [no longer available] as well as a Ballot [no longer available] for this election.  For complete information, visit the Secretary of State’s website for Military and Overseas Voters.

Mail Ballot Return Statistics

The Mail Ballot Return Statistics Report shows the number of mail ballots that have been issued and returned for the election, as well as historical statistics for previous elections. The data presented on this report is updated daily and may fluctuate as additional mail ballot applications are received and voted mail ballots are processed.

Election Results