San Bernardino County citizens, who are interested in running for office in the March 3, 2020 Presidential Primary Election, have until Friday, Dec. 6 to file candidacy documents.
About 50 federal, state, county, judicial, and local offices are up for election in San Bernardino County, which include:
* U.S. Representatives for districts 8, 27, 31, 35 and 39
* State Senators for districts 21, 23, 25 and 29
* Members of the State Assembly for districts 33, 36, 40, 41, 42, 47, 52 and 55
* County Supervisors for districts 1, 3 and 5
* Superior Court Judges for 23 offices
* Chaffey Community College District Governing Board Members, Areas 3, 4 and 5
* Baker Valley Unified School District Governing Board Members
In addition, qualified citizens may file candidacy documents for the partisan nomination for United States President or for various partisan county central committee seats.
Citizens may obtain the appropriate candidacy documents from the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters, 777 E. Rialto Ave. in San Bernardino from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Candidates are encouraged to call the Registrar of Voters at (909) 387-8300 to schedule an appointment.
Completed candidacy documents must be filed at the Registrar of Voters by 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6. The Registrar of Voters will be closed on Nov. 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
At the time a person picks up candidacy documents, he or she must be a registered voter residing in the district and division/area. Additionally, candidates for the office of County Supervisors must have been a registered voter in the relevant district by Nov. 6.
Interested citizens may confirm their registration and residency status within a district and division/area by using the Registrar of Voters' My Elections Gateway application at sbcountyelections.com/VoterRegistration/MyElectionGatewayInfo.aspx.
For more information on this election, please visit the Registrar of Voters' website at SBCountyElections.com or call (909) 387-8300.