Notice of Intentention to Fill a Vacancy for Member of the City Council by Appointment

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Hanford is accepting applications for appointment to the Hanford City Council to fill an anticipated vacancy in District A.

Due to the pending resignation of Councilmember John Draxler, it is anticipated that the Hanford City Council will proceed with an appointment process to fill the vacancy. The term of this Council seat is from the date of appointment to December 2022.

Candidates must be 18 years of age, reside in District A, and be registered to vote in the City of Hanford at the time the application is submitted.

Applications must be received by 5 p.m., Friday, May 21, 2021. 

Up to 5 selected applicants will be interviewed by the City Council at a special meeting on Thursday, June 3, 2021.

Application period:                        May 5, 2021 through May 21, 2021 at 5 p.m.

Applications available at:  on the City’s website at

Application Deadline:                    May 21, 2021 at 5 p.m.
Late or incomplete submissions will not be accepted

Should you have any questions concerning this process, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (559) 585-2515.

Natalie Corral
City Clerk