Carlsbad City Council and Mayoral Candidate Positions VIDEO’s


2018 General Election

In late July 2017 the Carlsbad City Council voted to create four districts that will be used to elect City Council members in the 2018 and 2020 elections. The City of Carlsbad was under a strict deadline to make this change or face a lawsuit challenging its at-large or citywide method of electing City Council members.

The offices of City Council District 1, City Council District 3 and Mayor are up for election or re-election in 2018.

Matt Hall
Cori Schumacher

City Council District 1
Linda Breen
Tracy Carmichael
Barbara Hamilton
David McGee

City Council District 3
Priya Bhat-Patel
Corrine Busta

NCDS Invited All Candidates to be Interviewed, Not All Responded
The following interviews were conducted to help you get to know the candidates that want to lead Carlsbad for the next four years.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here