From the City of Pleasanton:
The City of Pleasanton reports that the nomination period to fill a City Council vacancy at a Special Election begins on Monday, January 14, 2013 and closes on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. The vacancy was created when Jerry Thorne was elected to the office of Mayor in November 2012.
The person elected to the fill the vacancy will hold the office for the unexpired term ending November 2014. Pleasanton residents will vote to fill the vacancy at a Special Vote By Mail Election to be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
For more information, prospective candidates are encouraged to schedule an appointment with the City Clerk by calling (925) 931-5027.