City Council, District 3 Vacancy

The City Council of the City of Hollister at its regular meeting on June 7, 2021, unanimously voted to Call for a Special Municipal Election on November 2, 2021, to fill the Council Member District 3 vacancy.

Candidate Qualifications

Candidate must be…..

  • A Citizen of the United States
  • At least 18 years of age
  • A Registered voter within the City of Hollister at the time of nomination
  • A resident of the City of Hollister within District 3 in which the candidate will run for election for City Council.

The City Council of the City of Hollister is elected by District.  The District 3 election will be to complete the remaining term caused by the vacancy ending December 2022.

The Nomination Period starts on Monday, July 12, 2021, at 8:00 a.m. through Friday, August 6, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. unless an incumbent does not file, then the filing period is extended five (5) calendar days to August 11, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.   An incumbent may not file during this five-day extension period.  The Office of the City Clerk will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, then again from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Please call 831-636-4300 to make an appointment.

The City of Hollister requires signatures in lieu of a filing fee.  At least twenty (20) valid signatures must be obtained.  Only one person may circulate a nomination paper, and that person must be registered to vote.  Valid means registered voters within City Council District 3.


Christine Black, MMC
City Clerk
City of Hollister

Posted in City Announcement.