November 2020 Election

On November 3, 2020, the City of Del Mar will hold a General Municipal Election in conjunction with the Statewide General Election. The City of Del Mar consolidates its elections with the County of San Diego, and coordinates the election process with the San Diego County Registrar of Voters.

Resolutions Calling for the November 2020 General Election (PDF)

During the November election, Del Mar voters will be asked to elect three (3) members of the City Council for a term of four (4) years each.  These seats are currently filled by Mayor Ellie Haviland and Councilmembers Dave Druker and Sherryl Parks.  No local Del Mar ballot measures were  filed for this election. 

The City Council candidate filing period for Del Mar officially closed on August 12, 2020.  Below is a list of individuals (in alpha order) who will be running for City Council office in the upcoming General Municipal Election to be held on November 3, 2020:

Phil Blair 

Dave Druker 

Bob Gans

Tracy Martinez

Daniel J Quirk

Glenn Warren


To view candidates' contact information, visit Del Mar City Council Candidates list.

Del Mar Candidate Forum

A Del Mar Candidate Forum, which was hosted by the League of Women Voters North County San Diego and sponsored by the Del Mar Foundation, is available for streaming on the League’s YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVkIF155MR0. The forum will air on Del Mar TV (Spectrum Channel 24) at on September 16 at 6:00 pm; September 17 at 9:00 am; September 19 at 11:00 am; and September 20 at 5:00 pm.

Voting 

Questions regarding voter registration cards should be directed to the County Registrar of Voters at rovmail@sdcounty.ca.gov or (858) 565-5800.   To check your voter registration status, please visit www.sdvote.com.  

In accordance with Executive Order N-64-20, all Californians who are registered (and otherwise eligible) to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election shall receive vote-by-mail ballots.  

In accordance with Executive Order N-64-20, all Californians who are registered (and otherwise eligible) to vote in the November 3, 2020 General Election shall receive vote-by-mail ballots and in person polling locations have been reduced to 1 location for every 10,000 voters.  As a result, the polling location for all Del Mar residents has changed from prior years.   

In-Person Polling Location (all Del Mar residents):  Del Mar Hills Academy,14085 Mango Drive, Del Mar, CA, 92014. Polls will be open from October 31 to November 3, 2020 from 7am to 8pm.   

Mail Ballot Drop Off Location:  Del Mar Branch Library, 1309 Camino del Mar, Del Mar, CA, 92014. The Library is accepting mail-in ballots from October 6 to November 3, 2020,  Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. On Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, hours for dropping off voted mail ballots will be 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

For more information about voting by mail, polling locations, and other general election information please visit the County of San Diego Registrar of Voters website at sdvote.com.

2020 Election Calendar 

DateEvent
September 24, 2020Each candidate listed on the ballot must file FPPC Form 460 or Form 470 (1st pre-election filing)

The ROV begins mailing voter pamphlets
October 5, 2020Early voting begins at ROV office
(8am - 5pm M-F at 5600 Overland Ave., San Diego, CA 92113)
October 19, 2020

Last Day to Register to Vote- After this date, individuals wishing to vote may register and provisionally vote at the Registrar of Voters Office.

October 22, 2020All committees must file FPPC Form 460 (2nd pre-election filing)
October 31, 2020- November 3, 2020 In-person polling places (including ROV) will be open for four days.  Check the ROV website at www.sdvote.com for your polling location.  
November 3, 2020ELECTION DAY