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City Council Nomination Period Closes - Candidate Roster Announced

News Release
August 18, 2016

For Immediate Release
Contact: Jessica Blair, City Clerk
(650) 726-8271

Nomination Period Closes for November 8, 2016 Half Moon Bay City Council Election
Final Roster of Candidates Announced

Half Moon Bay, CA - The City Clerk of Half Moon Bay has announced that the nomination period for the November 8, 2016 Half Moon Bay City Council Election has officially closed. The final roster of qualified candidates is as follows:

Adam Eisen
Business Executive

Carol Joyce
Attorney / Legal Consultant

Harvey Rarback
Director, Coastside Fire Protection District

Michael Thompson
School Administrator

The Sample Ballot and Official Voter Information Pamphlet will begin mailing to all registered voters on September 29, 2016.

Voter registration deadline:
The last day to register to vote in order to participate in the November 8, 2016 Election is October 24, 2016. Please visit the website of theĀ San Mateo County Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder for voter registration information and instructions.

Please contact the City Clerk, Jessica Blair, at (650) 726-8271 or at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with any questions.

Located 28 miles south of San Francisco, the City of Half Moon Bay is a community of about 12,000 people, situated on the peninsula between forested hills and some of the most beautiful coastlines that California has to offer. Its historic Downtown is home to numerous shops, art galleries, restaurants, bed and breakfasts, and other businesses, and its celebrated beaches and parks are wonders of nature, accessible to pedestrians, bicyclists, and equestrians. With its many activities and events, beautiful natural scenery, old-town charm, and abundance of retail and commercial services, Half Moon Bay is a regional destination. The City's website is