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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

July 12, 2013

 

Contact: Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

Phone: 650.363.4988 Fax: 650.363.1903 E-mail: mchurch@smcare.org

 

Alternate: David Tom, Deputy Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder
Phone: 650.312.5222 Fax: 650.312.5348 E-mail: dtom@smcare.org

 

Candidate Filing Period Opens on July 15th for the

November 5, 2013 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election

Filing period is open from July 15 through August 9

 

(Redwood City, CA) San Mateo County Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder, Mark Church, announced the opening of the Candidate Filing period for the November 5, 2013 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election.

 

“The vitality of the County depends upon the willingness of responsible leaders who step forward to offer themselves in service to the public,” said Church.  The 43 jurisdictions with contests to fill governing board positions on the November 5, 2013 ballot include 12 cities, 14 school districts, and 17 special districts. 

 

For candidates seeking elected office, the filing period will open at 8:00 a.m. on July 15 and will close at 5:00 p.m. on August 9.  For offices without an eligible incumbent seeking re-election, the candidate filing period will be extended another five (5) calendar days and will close at 5:00 p.m. on August 14. 

 

“I encourage candidates who are interested in pursuing school or special district offices to call the Candidate Filing Officer, Meaghan Hassel Shearer, at
(650) 312-5293 to make an appointment to review the steps in the process, the forms and the requirements for a successful filing.” Mark Church stated.  “Individuals running for municipal offices should contact their town or city clerk to make an appointment.”   

 

Offices on the November 5, 2013 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election ballot include:

 

SCHOOL DISTRICTS

San Mateo County Community College District: Two, 4-year terms

Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District: One, 2-year term

Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District: Two, 4-year terms

Burlingame School District: Three, 4-year terms

Hillsborough City School District: Three, 4-year terms

Jefferson Elementary School District: Three, 4-year terms

Millbrae Elementary School District: Three, 4-year terms

Portola Valley Elementary School District: Three, 4-year terms

Redwood City Elementary School District: Two, 4-year terms

San Bruno Park School District: Three, 4-year terms

San Carlos School District: Three, 4-year terms

San Mateo-Foster City School District: Three, 4-year terms

San Mateo Union High School District: Three, 4-year terms

Sequoia Union High School District: Two, 4-year terms

Woodside Elementary School District: Three, 4-year terms

 

SPECIAL DISTRICTS

Bayshore Sanitary District: Two, 4-year terms

Broadmoor Police Protection District: Two, 4-year terms

Coastside Fire Protection District: Three, 4-year terms

Coastside County Water District: Two, 4-year terms

Colma Fire Protection District: One, 4-year term

East Palo Alto Sanitary District: Two, 4-year terms

Granada Sanitary District: Three, 4-year terms

Highlands Recreation District: Two, 4-year terms

Ladera Recreation District: Two, 4-year terms

Los Trancos Water District: Three, 4-year terms

Menlo Park Fire Protection District: Three, 4-year terms

Midcoast Community Council: Four, 4-year terms

Mid-Peninsula Water District: Three, 4-year terms

Montara Water & Sanitary District: Three, 4-year terms

West Bay Sanitary District: Two, 4-year terms

Westborough Water District: Two, 4-year terms

Woodside Fire Protection District: One, 4-year term

 

MUNICIPALITIES

City of Belmont, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of Brisbane, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of Burlingame, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of Foster City, City Council: Two, 4-year terms

City of Millbrae, City Council: Two, 4-year terms

Town of Portola Valley, Town Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of Redwood City, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of San Bruno, Mayor: One, 2-year term

City of San Bruno, City Council: Two, 4-year terms

City of San Bruno, City Clerk: One, 4-year term

City of San Bruno, City Treasurer: One, 4-year term

City of San Carlos, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of San Mateo, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of South San Francisco, City Council:  One, 2-year term

City of South San Francisco, City Council: Three, 4-year terms

City of South San Francisco, City Clerk: One, 4-year term

City of South San Francisco, City Treasurer: One, 4-year term

Town of Woodside, Town Council: Three, 4-year terms

 

For more information, call (650) 312-5222 or visit www.shapethefuture.org.