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City Council Vacancy Announcement

Deadline to Apply: June 5, 2018

Post Date:05/24/2018 6:34 PM

The City of Santa Clara is seeking candidates for a vacant City Council position to serve your community.The appointed position will be to fill the remaining term of Council Seat No. 5, which ends November 2018.

The 7-member City Council acts as the legislative body, representing the citizens of Santa Clara and is empowered by the City's Charter to formulate City-wide policy.

How to Apply

Visit website for application:

All applications must be received by the City Clerk's Office no later than 5 p.m. on June 5, 2018.

Interviews will be held during the Council meeting on June 12, 2018 at 7:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers located at 1500 Warburton Avenue, Santa Clara 95050.

Completed applications will be accepted via email, mail or in-person but must be received (not post marked) in the Clerk's Office by the June 5 deadline at the following:

City Clerk’s Office Attn: Council Seat No. 5 Vacancy 1500 Warburton Avenue Santa Clara, CA, 95050

OR submit completed application via email to

Eligibility Requirements

Any interested applicant must meet the eligibility requirements, as set forth in the City Charter, Section 600, which states that they are a resident and a qualified registered elector of the City of Santa Clara.

Any application that does not meet the minimum eligibility requirements will not be considered for this vacancy.

More Info

For more information, please email, or call (408) 615-2220.

If you would like to request translation services to learn about the application process, please contact the City Clerk's Office at or call (408) 615-2220.

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