Office Up for Election - May 2, 2023, All-Mail Ballot Special Municipal Election

This list shows the vacant position up for election in the City of Davis at the May 2, 2023, All-Mail Ballot Special Municipal Election, the term of office and when the term begins. There is no incumbent for a vacancy. Contact the City of Davis City Clerk at (530) 757-5648 for qualifications and to file nomination papers.

This special vacancy election is for the remainder of an unexpired term, which ends in December 2024, in the City of Davis City Council District 3. GOV § 36512; EC § 10720(b)

The top candidate for this contest will fill the vacancy and hold the office for the unexpired term of the former incumbent.

On June 7, 2022, Yolo County held an election for Yolo County Supervisor, District 2. Davis Mayor Lucas Frerichs was elected by a majority of voters and was sworn in as Yolo County District 2 Supervisor on January 2, 2023, taking office January 3, 2023. This created a vacancy on the City of Davis City Council for the remainder of his term as Davis councilmember for District 3 (term concludes after the November 2024 election). This city council position was elected in the November 3, 2020, General Election using the new 2019 district boundaries as the city council moved from At-Large to By-District elections. This means that the 2020 census boundaries for this particular district will not be applicable until the November 2024 election.

Download the list in PDF format: Office Up for Election_2023-05.pdf



Term of Office

Term Begins

Term Ends


City of Davis,
Member, City Council, District 3
(2019 boundaries)


Remainder of Unexpired term

After the election is certified