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2016 General Municipal Election

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Notice of Election - Ballot Information

Election Information – Tuesday, November 8, 2016

The City Council of the City of Coachella desires to submit to the voters at the November 8, 2016 General Municipal Election one ballot measure, entitled:

Measure “II” - Establishing A Tax on Cannabis/Marijuana Businesses Operations

 “To improve basic city services, such as police and emergency response, parks and youth/senior services, and street repair, shall the City of Coachella enact a tax on marijuana businesses of up to $15 per square foot of space utilized for marijuana cultivation or manufacturing, and up to 6% of the gross receipts from the sale of marijuana and related products, whether at wholesale or retail, generating approximately $4,000,000 annually, until ended by voters?”  Yes
   No

 

Resolution No. 2016-36

Resolution No. 2016-38

City of Coachella
NOTICE OF ELECTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Municipal Election will be held in the City of Coachella on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, for the following offices:

One (1) Mayor seat
To serve a full term of two (2) years

Two (2) Council Member seats
Each seat to serve a full term of four (4) years

One (1) City Treasurer seat
To serve a full term of four (4) years

One (1) City Clerk seat
To serve a full term of four (4) years

Official nomination documents for any qualified person desiring to file for any of these offices will be available at the City Clerk's office between July 18 and August 11, 2016, during regular business hours. Appointments are suggested.

The polls will be open on the day of said election between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Andrea Carranza, Deputy City Clerk

Dated:  July 2, 2016

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There are no challengers to the candidates:

One (1) Mayor seat to serve a full term of two (2) years
Steven A. Hernandez

Two (2) Council Member seats each seat to serve a full term of four (4) years
Emmanuel Martinez
Philip “Felipe” Bautista

One (1) City Treasurer seat to serve a full term of four (4) years
Arturo Aviles

One (1) City Clerk seat to serve a full term of four (4) years
Angela Zepeda

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El Concejo de la Ciudad de Coachella desea presentar a los votantes en la eleccion del 08 de noviembre de 2016 una medida en la balota de la Elección Municipal General, titulada:

Measure “II” - Establishing A Tax on Cannabis/Marijuana Businesses Operations

 "Para mejorar los servicios básicos de la ciudad, tales como de policía y respuesta a emergencias, parques y servicios juveniles/ancianos y reparación de calle, establecerá la ciudad de Coachella un impuesto sobre los negocios de marihuana de hasta $15 por pie cuadrado de espacio utilizado para la fabricación o cultivo de marihuana y hasta el 6% de los ingresos brutos de la venta de marihuana y productos relacionados, si en por mayor o por menor, generando aproximadamente $4.000.000 anualmente, hasta que los votantes lo paren?"  Sí
   No

 

Aviso de Elección

POR LA PRESENTE SE AVISA que una Elección General Municipal tomara lugar en la Ciudad de Coachella, el martes, 8 de noviembre del 2016, para los siguientes oficiales:

Un (1) cargo – Alcalde
Mandato de dos (2) años completos

Dos (2) cargos – Miembro del Consejo Municipal
Mandato de cuatro (4) años completos

Un (1) cargo – Tesorero(a) Municipal
Mandato de cuatro (4) años completos

Un (1) cargo - Secretario(a) Municipal
Mandato de cuatro (4) años completos

Declaraciones oficiales para personas elegibles que deseen registrarse para cualquiera de estas oficinas electivas estarán disponibles en la oficina de la Secretaria Municipal entre los días del 18 de julio hasta el 11 de agosto del 2016, durante el horario normal. Se recomienda hacer cita.

Las casillas de votación estarán abiertas el día de tal elección entre las horas 7:00 a.m. a 8:00 p.m.

Andrea Carranza, Subsecretaria Municipal

Con Fecha:  2 de julio del 2016

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No hay retos a los candidatos:

Un (1) cargo – Alcalde mandato de dos (2) años completos
Steven A. Hernandez

Dos (2) cargos – Miembro del Consejo Municipal mandato de cuatro (4) años completos
Emmanuel Martinez
Philip “Felipe” Bautista

Un (1) cargo – Tesorero(a) Municipal mandato de cuatro (4) años completos
Arturo Aviles

Un (1) cargo - Secretario(a) Municipal mandato de cuatro (4) años completos
Angela Zepeda