General municipal elections are held the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of even-numbered years (coinciding with the State General Election). Members of the Town Council are elected at-large and serve four-year terms, with two new members elected in one cycle and three new members elected in the other cycle.
The Town Council decided to use a public application, interview and appointment process to fill Councilmember Stromberg’s term until the next election in November 2022. The Town accepted applications from qualified registered voters through September 30 at 5:00 pm. Initial interviews are scheduled for Tuesday, October 12. Questions about the process can be directed to the Town Clerk.
Eligibility & Candidacy
To be eligible to run for Town Council, you must be a registered voter of Moraga at the time nomination papers are issued.
You can register to vote if:
You are at least 18 years old at the time of the election
You are a citizen of the United States
You are not deemed mentally incompetent by a court
You are not in prison or parole for the conviction of a felony
Re-registration is required if you have moved since you last registered, changed your name, or changed your political party affiliation. For more information, contact the Contra Costa County Registrar of Voters.