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Regular Municipal Election November 8, 2016

Elections for the City of Hercules are held in November of even numbered years. Mayor and Vice Mayor appointments are made annually at the Council's first meeting in December. Council Members also serve as the Board of Directors for the Successor Agency to the Hercules Redevelopment Agency.

Meetings of the City Council are held at 7:00 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. All meetings are held in the Council Chambers located at City Hall, 111 Civic Drive, Hercules, CA.

Current Council Term Expires
Dan Romero, Mayor November 2016
Myrna de Vera, Vice Mayor November 2018
Chris, Kelley, Council Member November 2018
Bill Kelly, Council Member November 2016
Sherry McCoy, Council Member November 2016

November 8, 2016 Election Information

There are three (3) council seats being voted on in the November 8, 2016 ballot. The following individuals have been nominated and have been qualified to be on the ballot:

Name Ballot Designation
Gerard Boulanger Business Owner
Brian Campbell-Miller Realtor
Roland Esquivias Regulatory Analyst
Dan Romero Mayor City of Hercules
Alexander Walker-Griffin Cook/Student

The three (3) candidates with the highest number of votes will be elected to office.

The Polling Places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8th, Election Day.  In addition voters may drop off completed absentee ballots at City Hall Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from now up through Election Day.  To locate your polling location, look on the back of your sample ballot or go to

Unofficial election results will be posted to the Contra Costa County Election Department website at starting at 8 p.m. on Election Night and will be updated several times thoughout the evening.  These results will include ballots cast at the polls and ballets that were mailed to the Election Department and counted that evening.

The County will continue to update results through December 6, 2016 at which time it is expected the County will have counted all the remaining absentee ballots and provisional balls cast at the polls.

The Hercules City Council is expected to certify the results of the election and seat the new council members at its regular meeting on Tuesday, December 13, 2016.

Last updated: 10/26/2016 9:11:54 AM