Candidates begin vying for Colusa County Offices

The Colusa County Clerk Recorder’s office have issued Petitions for Signatures In-Lieu of Filing Fees to individuals who intend to participate in the June 7, 2016, Primary Election ballot for Colusa County office.

For a candidate to run for office, they must pay a fee when filing nomination papers. The fee is calculated on the annual salary in effect for the office to circulate petitions to gather signatures-in-lieu of filing fees.

The District 2 Supervisor candidate would have to pay a fee of $624 or obtain 328 signatures-in-lieu of filing fee; District 3 Supervisor candidate would have to pay a fee of $624 or obtain 242 signatures-in-lieu of filing fee; District 4 Supervisor candidate would have to pay fee of $624 or obtain 257 signatures-in-lieu of filing fee; and the Superior Court Judge candidate would have to pay a fee of $1,890 or obtain 749 signatures-in-lieu of filing fee.

In addition to a filing fee, Judicial candidates must also file a Declaration of Intention between Feb. 1 and Feb. 10, 2016 (as of Monday Jan. 4).

Signature In-Lieu Petitions that have been issued by the Colusa County Clerk’s office are as follows:
■ Supervisor – District #2: John D. Loudon (Appointed Incumbent)
■ Supervisor – District #3: Mark D. Marshall (Incumbent), Kent Boes, and Angela Plachek-Fulcher
■ Supervisor – District #4: Gary J. Evans (Incumbent)
■ Superior Court Judge: Jeffrey A. Thompson

For additional information, visit the Colusa County Elections Office, 546 Jay Street, Suite 200, Colusa. Phone (530) 458-0513.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.