City of Hayward Elections
- The City of Hayward holds its General Municipal Election in November of even-numbered years, effective November 2018.
- The Mayor is elected and serves a 4-year term.
- Council Members are elected at-large and serve 4-year terms.To qualify, a candidate must be a registered voter of the City of Hayward.
November 8, 2016 Special Municipal Election
Special Election for the purpose of submitting to the voters a measure relating to the enactment of a Cannabis Transaction and Use Tax.