County of Colusa Notice of Election, Special Districts

NOTICE OF ELECTION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 for the purpose of electing officers in the Special Districts as listed, for 4-year terms unless noted otherwise.  Polling places will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Arbuckle-College City Fire Protection District
2 Directors seats to be filled, elected at large
Qualifications:  Registered voter of the district.  

Colusa County Resource Conservation District
3 Directors seats to be filled, elected at large
Qualifications:  Registered voter in the state and shall (1) reside within the district and either own real property in the district or alternatively have served, pursuant to the district’s rules, for two years or more as an associate director providing advisory or other assistance to the board of directors, or (2) be a designated agent of a resident landowner within the district.

Maxwell Fire Protection District
3 Directors seats to be filled, elected at large
two seats are 4-year terms, one seat is a 2-year term
Qualifications:  Registered voter of the district.  

Maxwell Public Utility District
3 Directors seats to be filled, elected at large
Qualifications:  Registered voter of the district.

Filing Period:  Opens Monday July 16, and closes Friday August 10.  

If an incumbent does not file, the filing period is extended through August 15 and is open to all qualified candidates except the incumbent.  

If only one person has been nominated or an insufficient number of persons have been nominated to fill an office or offices, and a petition signed by 10% or 50 voters (whichever is the smaller number) has not been submitted, the elections official shall certify this fact to the Board of Supervisors. A person who has filed a Declaration of Candidacy shall be appointed by the Board of Supervisors at a regular or special meeting held prior to the first Monday before the first Friday in December. If no one filed, another person who is qualified on the date the election would have been held shall be appointed by the Board of Supervisors and shall take office and serve as if elected.  

To file:  Candidates obtain and file their official Declarations of Candidacy and related filing forms at the Office of the Colusa County Clerk-Recorder, 546 Jay Street, Suite 200, Colusa.  For additional information call the County Elections Office at 458-0500.  

July 16, 2018

/s/ Rose Gallo-Vasquez 

Colusa County Clerk

07/18/2018 – #2018-0960