City of Pico Rivera is a General Law city governed by a five-member City Council. Members of the City Council are elected at-large for a four-year term. Elections in Pico Rivera are held in *even-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 even-numbered years, there are either two or three seats up for reelection.
- Councilmembers elected in November 2022 will be up for reelection in November 2026 (two open seats for four year-terms)
- Councilmembers elected in November 2020 will be up for reelection in November 2024 (three 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.
General Municipal elections are scheduled on the first Tuesday, after the first Monday of November in even-numbered years and are consolidated with the County of Los Angeles.