Fontana is a General Law City governed by a Mayor and a four-member City Council. The City also elects a City Clerk and City Treasurer. All elected officers for the City of Fontana serve the City for four-year terms, which are staggered. The City’s municipal elections are generally held on the first Tuesday in November in even-numbered years.
On September 12, 2017, the City Council adopted Ordinance No. 1767 which established four (4) City Council Districts, a By-District Election System for members of the City Council and provided for the Mayor of the City of Fontana to be elected City-wide.
On April 12, 2022, the City Council adopted Resolution No. 2022-023 which revised the four (4) City Council Districts. This revision was implemented based off of the 2020 U.S Census data process called redistricting.
View the City Council District Map.
San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters
Election information can be obtained through the San Bernardino County Elections Office. Locate information on: