November 7, 2017 General Municipal Election

The November 7, 2017 General Municipal Election is a Los Angeles County Local And Municipal Consolidated Election run by the Los Angeles County Registrar/Recorder.

Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Ballots will be counted at the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Main Office beginning at 8:15 pm. Results will be posted as they come in on the County's website. Please refresh your browser every 20 minutes to update the results.

For Election Day Information including Polling Locations, Ballot questions, and Election Results, please visit 

 November 7, 2017 City Council Election 

La Habra Heights is a general law city governed by a five-member City Council. City Council Members are elected to staggered 4-year terms, with three members elected at one election, and two the next. Pursuant to SB 415, the City’s next four General Municipal Elections are as follows:


November 7, 2017: Three seats, 5-year term expires November 2022
November, 2019: Two seats, 5-year term expires November 2024
November, 2022: Three seats, 4-year term expires November 2026
November, 2024: Two seats, 4-year term expires November 2028

As the local elections official, the City Clerk administers procedures through which City Council Members are elected. Additionally, the City Clerk’s office assists candidates, committees and voters before, during, and after the election.

If you have questions, please contact:

November 7, 2017 General Municipal Election

The next regularly scheduled election will be held on November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing three (3) members of the City Council, each to a 5-year term.

Candidate Qualifications

If you are interested in running for City Council you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a citizen of the United States and a resident of the State of California
  • Be a registered voter and a resident within the City limits of La Habra Heights at the time nomination papers are issued, and maintain that status.

Important Dates

 July 17 - August 10 Filing Period for Nomination Papers and Candidate Statements
 August 16 Extended Filing Period if Incumbent Fails to File
 August 17 Secretary of State Determines Order of Names on the Ballot 
 September 7 - October 24 Filing Period for Write-In Candidates 
October 23 Last Day to Register to Vote for November 7 Election
November 7 Election Day
 TBD Anticipated Declaration of Election Results/Swearing in of Officers