Election/Voter Information

Click this link for the 2015 Listing of Public Officials.

For more information on filing deadlines, please visit the County of Merced website at: http://www.co.merced.ca.us/index.asp

To view the final map of the six City Council election districts adopted by the Merced City Council on October 5, 2015, please click HERE.

Individual Maps for the 2016 Election of Council Members by District:

Merced City Council District 1 Map

Merced City Council District 3 Map

Merced City Council District 5 Map

Candidate / Incumbent Information:

Campaign Committees (Candidates) and Incumbents are required to file Campaign Statements (Form 460) with the City Clerk’s Office, as long as their campaign committees remain open and active.  To view current Campaign Statement forms, please click on the name(s) of the incumbent(s) and/or candidate(s) below.  Addresses and phone numbers have been omitted.

Copies of the complete statements are on file with the City Clerk's Office at:
678 West 18th Street, First Floor, Merced, CA 95340.

*As of January 1, 2016 the Campaign Contribution Limits are:
$598.41 for an Individual; and $2,393.65 for an Entity.


Dossetti, Tony (Currently, City Council Member)
Murphy, Mike (Currently, City Council Member)


Adams, Necola L.
(Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)
Murphy, Michael W. (Currently, City Council Member; Original Form 460)
Murphy, Michael W. (Currently, City Council Member; Amended Form 460)
Pedrozo, Joshua (Currently, Mayor Pro Tempore)


District 1--Three candidates.

Alshami, Sonia F. (Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)
Jenkins, Lakisha K. (Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)
Ornelas, Jesse F. (Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)

District 3--One candidate.

Kazakos, Daniel R. (Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)

District 5--One candidate.

Sabzehzar, Daniel E. (Form 460 Semi-Annual due 8/1/16)