2016 Riverside, California mayoral election

Riverside, California mayoral election, 2016
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← 2012 June 7, 2016[1] 2020 →
Turnout44.99%[1]
 
Candidate Rusty Bailey Paul Davis Nancy Melendez
Party Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan
Popular vote 33,033 7,994 5,151
Percentage 59.42% 14.38% 9.27%

Mayor before election

Rusty Bailey

Elected Mayor

Rusty Bailey

The 2016 Riverside, California mayoral election was held on June 7, 2016 to elect the mayor of Riverside, California. It saw the reelection of Rusty Bailey.

Because Bailey won a majority in the initial round of the election, no runoff was needed.

Municipal elections in California are officially non-partisan.

Results[edit]

Results[1]
Candidate Votes %
Rusty Bailey (incumbent) 33,033 59.42
Paul Davis 7,994 14.38
Nancy Melendez 5,151 9.27
Vivian Moreno 2,719 4.89
Patrick Benedict "Babatúndé" Small 2,262 4.07
Sally Martinez 705 1.27
Total votes 55,597

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "RESOLUTION NO. 23021". City of Riverside. July 26, 2016. Retrieved October 2, 2019.