Council Vacancy Information

City Council Vacancy

Notice of Intention to Fill a Vacancy for
Member of the City Council by Appointment

Notice is hereby given that the City of Redlands is accepting applications for appointment to the City Council to fill a recently created vacancy on the City Council.

The appointee will hold office until the next General Municipal Election being held in November 2018. Therefore, the term of this City Council seat is from the date of appointment to the date of the swearing in of a newly elected Council Member, which will occur in December 2018.
Applicants must be 18 years of age, and a registered voter of the City of Redlands and otherwise qualified to vote for this office at the time of appointment.

Applicants may obtain application packets at the office of the City Clerk.

The application packet may also be downloaded by clicking here.

Original application must be received by 5:00 PM, Monday, November 13, 2017. No postmarks or faxes will be accepted. Only fully completed application packets will be accepted.

To be considered for the appointment, all applicants must attend the City Council meeting on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the City Council Chambers, 35 Cajon Street, Redlands, California.

Applicants will be allowed five (5) minutes each to make a presentation to the City Council regarding his/her interest, background and qualifications for serving on the Redlands City Council. Upon completion of their presentations, applicants may receive questions from members of the City Council.

Please note that all deliberations will be conducted in open session and will comply with the requirements of the Brown Act.

It is the City Council's intent to make an appointment at their meeting on November 21, 2017.

  • Application Period:                                                           12 Noon on Thursday,
                                                                                                 October 19, 2017 through
                                                                                                 5:00 PM Monday, November 13, 2017
  • Application packets are available from:                        City Clerk's Office
                                                                                                 City of Redlands
                                                                                                 35 Cajon St., Suite 4
                                                                                                 Redlands, CA 92373
                                                                                                 Or you may download an application packet by clicking here.
  • Completed original application                                       City Clerk's Office
    packet must be returned to:                                            City of Redlands
    (no postmarks or faxes accepted):                                 35 Cajon St., Suite 4
                                                                   Mailing address: City Clerk
                                                                                                 P.O. Box 3005
                                                                                                 Redlands, CA 92373-1505
  • Application Deadline:                                                        5:00 PM on Monday, November 13, 2017
  • The City takes no responsibility for application materials sent but not received by the stated deadline.
  • All applications and accompanying materials are considered public information.