City of Napa Municipal Election Calendar

Election Day: November 8, 2016

Offices to be Elected: Mayor, Two City Council Seats

June 20, 2016 Suggested Last Day for Council to Adopt Resolutions: 1) Call Election and 2) Requesting Services of County to Consolidate

July 4 to July 18, 2016 

Election Official to Publish Notice of Election - Candidates
July 11, 2016 Last Day to Adopt Regulations for Candidate Statements
July 11, 2016 ELECTION SIGNS may not be placed before this date - NMC 15.56.110 Special Signs
July 18 to Aug. 12, 2016 FILING PERIOD FOR NOMINATION PAPERS and CANDIDATE'S STATEMENTS
August 1, 2016 CANDIDATES: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - Semi Annual Statement
August 12, 2016  Last Day to File Nomination Papers
Note: Candidates Statement & Nomination Papers are Confidential Until Close of Nomination Period 
August 17, 2016   Last Dy to File Nomination Papers if Extended Period Applies
Note: Extended Filing Period if Incumbent Fails to File
August 18, 2016  Secretary of State Determine Order of Names on the Ballot 
Sept. 12 to Oct. 5, 2016 Filing Period of Write-In Candidates 
Sept. 29, 2016  CANDIDATES: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - 1st Pre-Election Statement
October 10, 2016 First Day for Mailing Permanent Vote by Mail Voter Ballots 
Oct. 10 to Nov. 1, 2016  Voters May Request Vote by Mail Ballots with Regular Applications 
October 24, 2016  Last Day to Register to Vote 
October 25, 2016  Last Day to File for Write-In Candidates 
October 27, 2016  CANDIDATES: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - 2nd Pre-Election Statement 
November 1, 2016 Last Day for Election Official to Publish Notice of Nominees 
Nov. 2 - Nov. 8, 2016  Emergency / Late Vote by Mail Voting Period 
November 8, 2016  ELECTION DAY 
November 11, 2016  Last Day to Receive Vote by Mail Voter Ballots 
November 22, 2016  Last Day to Remove Temporary Election Signs - NMC 15.56.110 Special Signs
No Later than Dec. 23, 2016  Last Day to Declare Results and Install Newly Elected Mayor, Councilmembers 
Dec. 8 to Dec. 23, 2016  Reorganize Council and Choose Vice Mayor 

Within 30 Days of
Assuming Office 

File Statement of Economic Interests 
January 31, 2017  CANDIDATES: Last Day to File Campaign Expenditure Statements - Semi Annual Statement