2020 General Municipal Election

The next regularly scheduled General Municipal Election for the Town of Windsor will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. District 3 and the at-large Mayor seat will be up for election starting in November 3, 2020. Under Windsor’s new district-based election system, voters may only elect one Councilmember to the Council district they are registered in. Learn more information about our transition to the district-based election system. Visit this page to view some FAQs

ELECTION CALENDAR

DATEACTION
July 13 - Aug 7, 2020Candidate nomination period is open
August 12, 2020Extended nomination deadline
August 13, 2020Randomized alphabet drawing by Secretary of State
September 19, 2020Political campaign signs may be posted. A permit is required. 
September 24, 20201st Pre-election Campaign Statement
(period covering 7/1/2020-9/19/2020)
October 22, 20202nd Pre-election Campaign Statement
(period covering 9/20/2020-10/17/2020)
October 5-27, 2020Vote-By-Mail period
October 19, 2020Last day to register to vote in the November election
November 3, 2020ELECTION DAY
December 3, 2020Deadline to certify election results
February 1, 2021Semi-Annual Campaign Statement
(period covering 10/18/2020-12/31/2020)

FIND YOUR DISTRICT

Residents can look up their district by using the interactive map online here. Instructions on how to use the Town’s GIS Portal to find your district can be found here


District Voting in Windsor 

The Town of Windsor has changed how Councilmembers are elected from an at-large election system to a district-based election system. Voters will only vote for their Town Council position up for election in their specified district for a four-year term and an at-large Mayor for a two-year term. All five current Councilmembers will continue to represent the Town at-large until their term ends. At the end of their terms, the Councilmembers may run for re-election in the district they live in at the time they file their nomination papers. 

The following seats are currently served by the Councilmembers whose current at-large terms end in November 2020: 

  • Debora Fudge, Term ends November 2020
  • Bruce Okrepkie, Term ends November 2020


Nomination Period

The Nomination Period for District 3 and the at-large Mayor will begin on Monday, July 13, 2020 and closed on August 7, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Nomination papers must be obtained in person and are available at the Town of Windsor Civic Center, located at 9291 Old Redwood Highway, Building 400 in Windsor. Appointments are encouraged, To schedule an appointment, please call (707) 838-5315 or email the Town Clerk at townclerk@townofwindsor.com

The election is being consolidated with the Statewide General Election. To view all offices up for election, please contact the Sonoma County Registrar of Voters


Candidates for Town Council

To view current Candidates for Town Council, please click here