City Council Candidates

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The City Council Candidate's Manual has been prepared to help guide your through the elections process. It contains both general information pertaining to the election and specific information on requirements and deadlines you will have to meet as a candidate.  

Candidates for San Mateo City Council

The following six individuals have ‘pulled’ papers to run for office. Candidates have until 5pm on August 12, 2022 to qualify for the November 8, 2022 City Council district election. 

Candidate filings and information will be available on this page after the nomination period closes on August 12th. 

DISTRICT 1

Nick Atkeson 

Status: Qualified ✓

Lisa Diaz Nash

Status: Nomination Papers Issued

DISTRICT 3

Sarah Fields

Status: Nomination Papers Issued

Robert Newsom

Status: Nomination Papers Issued

Sergio Zygmunt

Status: Nomination Papers Issued

DISTRICT 5

Rod Linhares

Status: Nomination Papers Issued

Adam Loraine

Status: Nomination Papers Issued