Everyone is required to stay home, except for essential needs. When out, protect yourself and those around you by wearing a face covering, staying 6 feet away from others, and washing your hands often. Learn more at cityofberkeley.info/covid19. City offices are closed to the public. Some services are available remotely.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered all residents to shelter at home, leaving only to receive or provide essential services, starting 12:01 am on Tuesday, March 17. See details of the Order, frequently asked questions, and recommendations from Berkeley Public Health at https://www.cityofberkeley.info/coronavirus.

The City of Berkeley web site is undergoing scheduled maintenance starting on Friday night, September 13 and ending on Saturday afternoon, September 14. During this time, most web pages should be available, but some resources may become unavailable for short periods of time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 5/9/19, at 7:00pm? Please visit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1UAnZ8kU8EWllREyOY7rwQ/. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 2/28/19, from 6:00 to 11:00 PM? Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same date and time.

PG&E is reporting a widespread outage affecting thousands of customers in Berkeley and many City buildings, including the Finance Customer Service Center and the Permit Service Center. Call respective City services for further details, or check the PG&E outage page. Power is expected to return by 12:45pm. Traffic lights that are not working should be treated as a four-way stop sign.

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Election Information 

We are open by appointment only for candidates running for office in the November 3 election who need to obtain or return Signature In-Lieu of filing fee petition forms (electronic appointments are available). COVID-19 safety protocols must be followed during in-person appointments. 

Please submit campaign-related documents via US mail, including Forms 410, 501, Berkeley Statement of Organization, and forms relating to the Public Financing Program. For questions relating to the November 3, 2020 General Election, email elections@cityofberkeley.info or call (510) 981-6908. 

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered residents to shelter in place, leaving only for essential needs. Most City facilities are closed to the public. Read the latest changes to City services and COVID-19 information from Berkeley Public Health.

General Information:

Candidate Information                                                                             Election Information Brochure 

Ballot Measure Information                                                                     Información Electoral

Ranked-Choice Voting                                                                            Impormasyon Ukol Sa Halalan 

City Council District Boundaries                                                             THÔNGTIN BẦU CỬ     

Petition Guidelines (Initiative, Referendum, Recall)                               柏克萊市 選舉資料

November 2020 BERA Filing Schedule 

November 2020 Election Calendar

Berkeley Election Reform Act:

Campaign Contribution & Expenditure Reports  

Public Financing Program

Campaign Finance Laws and Information  

Mass Mailing Information and Forms

Electronic Campaign Statement Filing (Information and Instructions)


Voting Information:

Voter Services 

Berkeley Election Results Archive

Election FAQs and Information 

 

Materials created by the City are available in alternative formats upon request. Alternative formats include audio-format, braille, large print, electronic text, etc. Please contact the Disability Services Specialist and allow 7-10 days for production of the material in an alternative format.

Disability Services Specialist 

Phone: 1-510-981-6418 
TTY: 1-510-981-6347 

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