City of Vernon California


Vernon General Municipal Elections

The City of Vernon holds regular elections for Council Members on the second Tuesday of April each year. One seat is filled each year and Council members serve five-year terms, for no more than two terms.

The City's General Municipal Election was held on Tuesday, April 14, 2020, to elect one Council Member and to vote on two ballot measures:

  • Measure U - a Charter amendment regarding selection of the Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem; and
  • Measure V - a sales tax measure

Election results are now available.

If you have questions, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at (323) 583-8811, Ext. 546 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

April 14, 2020 General Municipal Election Notices

Notice of Vote by Mail Ballot Processing and Canvassing
Notice of Nominees for Public Office
Resolution No. 2019-53 Calling the Election
Resolution No. 2019-54 Requesting County Services
Notice of Election
Notice regarding Arguments and Rebuttals
Impartial Analysis - Measure U Charter Amendment regarding selection of Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem
Impartial Analysis - Measure V Transactions and Use 
Argument in Favor of Measure U
Argument in Favor of Measure V

Candidate Information

How do I run for Vernon City Council? FAQs 

Voter Information


Election Results – Past Elections


Election Date  Election Type Resolution Declaring Results
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 General Municipal Resolution No. 2020-10
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2019-48
Tuesday, April 09, 2019 General Municipal Resolution No. 2019-09
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 General Municipal Resolution No. 2018-12
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 General Municipal Resolution No. 2017-14
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 General Municipal Resolution No. 2016-17
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 General Municipal Resolution No. 2015-19
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2015-09
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 General Municipal Resolution No. 2014-11
Tuesday, April 09, 2013 General Municipal Resolution No. 2013-43
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2012-201
Tuesday, June 05, 2012 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2012-200
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 General Municipal Resolution No. 2012-51
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2012-04
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 Special Municipal Resolution No. 2012-04