Greens think globally and act locally. In 2016 at least 17/47 Greens were elected in races for local elected office . In 2015, 14/17 Greens were elected in local races. In 2014, 34/58 Greens were elected in local races. Currently 67 California Greens currently hold elected office statewide.
Since the founding of the Green Party of California in 1990, over 900 California Greens have run for public office and over 350 have been elected, including 344/727 in local races (47.3%).
Green city council majorities have existed in Arcata (1996-1998, 2004-2006), Sebastopol (2000-2008) and Fairfax (2009-2014). Thirty-seven California Greens have served as mayors, four as county supervisors and one in the State Assembly.