Elections and Voting


Elections in Pico Rivera are held in odd-numbered years and in accordance with established City ordinances and other legal provisions.  Elections are held in staggered terms, meaning that every two years in the odd-numbered years, there are either two or three seats up for reelection. 

  • Council Members elected November 2015 will be up for reelection in November 2020 (Three open seats for four year-terms)
  • Council Members elected November 2013 will be up for reelection in November 2018 (Two open seats for four year-terms)

*In accordance with Senate Bill 415 and the City's Ordinance No. 1103, the City has aligned the City's general municipal election dates with the statewide election dates of November in even numbered years.  

The City of Pico Rivera will conduct its next election on November 6, 2018 to elect two members to the Pico Rivera City Council. 



  • BY MAIL - You may register to vote by completing a registration by mail form, which can be found at your local post office or stopping by City Hall.
  • IN PERSON - You may also register to vote at your local DMV office or you can visit the Los Angeles County Registrar-County Clerk's Office in Norwalk, located at 12400 Imperial Highway, Norwalk, California 90651
  • ONLINE - Visit http://registertovote.ca.gov/ to register online or print a registration form.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be a California Resident
  • Must not be in prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony
  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older on Election Day
  • Not found by a court to be mentally incompetent


You must re-register to vote if you have changed your residence or mailing address; have changed your name; or you wish to change your political party affiliation.

If you would like more information about voting, please visit the County Clerk's website at https://www.lavote.net/


In California, the deadline to register to vote for any election is 15 days before Election Day.


To find your polling place please visit https://www.lavote.net/Locator/