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 2016 General Municipal Election

Final Election Results-Atascadero (12/2/2016)

November 2016 General Election

Election Information

Resolution 2016-064 calling for the election

Notice of Election

Notice of Nominees

Voter Registration

To be eligilbe to vote at the November 8, 2016 election, you must be registered to vote no later than Monday, October 24, 2016. For more information regarding voter registration or to obtain a vote-by-mail ballot, visit County Clerk-Recorder's Office - Elections and Voting

Additional Election Information and Resources

Fair Political Practices Commission: The FPPC (866-275-3772) will provide telephone assistance concerning campaign filing requirements and conflicts of interest. 

Publication: Making the Leap to Public Service


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Category: City Clerk
Category: City Clerk

City Clerk: Lara Christensen

In 2016, Atascadero voters elected to have the City Clerk position appointed rather than elected. The Atascadero City Clerk is appointed by the City Manager.

The City Clerk maintains a complete and accurate record of City Council proceedings and official City files, and fulfills legal requirements established by the Municipal Code and State law.

Also, the office of the City Clerk provides assistance and support to the City Council and City departments. Included in the City Clerk’s responsibilities is acting as the Filing Officer for the State Fair Political Practice Commission and being responsible for maintaining the City’s Municipal Code Book.
The City Clerk conducts elections as required by law. All claims filed against the City are received by the City Clerk. It is a function of the City Clerk to assure that records of Council meetings and Council correspondence are kept in such a manner that the information is readily accessible and open to the public.
You may contact the office of the City Clerk at (805) 470-3400, or email City Clerk Lara Christensen at
Deputy City Clerk Lisa Cava can be reached at
Deputy City Clerk Amanda Muther can be reached at

FORM 700 – Statement of Economic Interests (SEI)

The City Clerk is the Filing Officer for the State Fair Political Practice Commission.The following elected officials of the City of Atascadero are required, by the California Political Reform Act, to file a Statement of Economic Interests, Form 700, annually: City Council Members, City Treasurer, City Clerk.

2016 City Council List of Names and Position Titles
Mayor                            Tom O'Malley
Mayor Pro Tem              Roberta Fonzi
Council Member            Charles Bourbeau
Council Member            Heather Moreno
Council Member            Brian Sturtevant
Copies of Statements of Economic Interests (SEI's) are available for review in the City Clerk’s office at City Hall.  Copies can also be made available.  SEI's filed by certain local officials may be available in electronic format on the FPPC's website: 
FORM 460/470 Campaign Committee Reports
FPPC Forms 460 Campaign Committee Reports and 470 Filings can be browsed at our Public Records Weblink resource site under the City Clerk folder (City Hall\City Clerk\FPPC Forms 460-470 Finance Reporting Forms):
Ticket Distribution Policy and Reporting
FPPC Ticket Reporting  Forms 802
Other Information:



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