Below is a list of the municipal elections on the 2018 ballot:
Candidates for Kern County Treasurer
Candidates for Kern County Auditor
Candidates for Kern County Superintendent of Schools
Candidates for Superior Court of Kern County California
Candidates for Kern County Sheriff
Candidates for Kern County District Attorney
Candidates for Kern County Assessor
Superior Court of Kern County, California
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Depending on what city and school district you live in, you will also see school board members on your ballot. Check your local school district's web site to learn more.
There are also City & County ballot measures. Click here to learn more about each measure and what they are about. Below you will find a list:
Kern County Measures
County of Kern Tax Measure- Majority
County of Kern Cannabis Measure-Majority
County of Kern Medicinal Cannabis Measure-Majority
City of Bakersfield Measures
City of Bakersfield Tax Measure-Majority
City of Bakersfield Cannabis Measure-Majority
City of Arvin
City of Arvin Tax-Majority
City of Arvin Cannabis Tax-Majority
City of McFarland
City of McFarland Tax-Majority
Kern Valley Healthcare District
Tax Measure Q-2/3rds
Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District
Bond Measure R-2/3rds
***School District Bond Measures
Wasco Union High School District-55%
Arvin Union School District-55%
Panama-Buena Vista Union School District-55%
Majority: Any kind of majority will pass the bond.
55%: There needs to be at least 55% of yes votes for the bond to pass.
2/3rds: There needs to be a 2/3rds majority for the bond to pass.