Several Landowner Districts are scheduled to hold Governing Board Elections on November 14, 2017. The filing period runs from Monday, July 24, 2017, to Friday August 18, 201, . If an incumbent doesn’t file by August 18 at 5 p.m., the deadline extends, to anyone other than the incumbent, to August 23, 2017, 5 p.m.

Qualified candidates for this election must own land within the district. All seats are for a 4-year term unless otherwise stated. The following districts have seats up in 2017.

4M Water District, Holthouse Water District, Maxwell Irrigation District, and Westside Water District each have two directors seats up.

The Glenn Valley Water District has three director seats up with one of those positions being a 2-year term.

Lagrande Water District has 3 director seats up.

Candidates may obtain and file Declaration of Candidacy forms at the Office of the County Clerk located at 546 Jay Street, Suite 200, Colusa, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The office hours are extended to 5 p.m. on Aug.18 & Aug. 23. In the event there are no nominees, or an insufficient number of nominees for an office, the office may be filled by appointment, unless a petition requesting election is filed by voters of the District or Division, pursuant to Elections Code 10515.

For additional information regarding this or any other election matter, call the County Elections Department at 458-0500. Election information can also be found on the county’s website at countyofcolusa.org/elections