Contact Us

Phone: (310) 458-8211
Fax: (310) 394-2962
1685 Main Street, Room 102
PO Box 2200
Santa Monica, CA 90407
E-mail: clerk@smgov.net 
or to email Sarah P. Gorman, CMC
sarah.gorman@smgov.net

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City Clerk / Department of Records and Election Services

SarahThe City Clerk's Office welcomes you to explore the resources available on this website.

Very truly yours,

Sarah P. Gorman
City Clerk, CMC

The City of Santa Monica's Department of Records and Election Services (City Clerk's Department) is charged with administering municipal elections, preparing City Council meeting agendas and minutes, maintaining the City's legislative records, Municipal Code and City's Records Management Program, and operating the City's Mail Center and Print Shop. In 2014, the Department also because a United States Passport Acceptancy Facility. The City Clerk is the Custodian of the City's seal, acts as the Filing Officer for campaign and economic interest statements, as required by the State's Political Reform Act, and is the Clerk to the City Council and attends all Council meetings. The City Clerk is appointed by and reports to the Council.

Election Information

The General Municipal Election will be on November 4, 2014.  Please visit smvote.org or contact our office for additional information.

Upcoming Council Meetings

November 11
November 25

CHOOSE CIVILITY

Board & Commission Vacancies   

Please contact our office for vacancies.
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