Notice of Election - November 8, 2016
NOTICE OF DISTRICT ELECTION IN THE FOLSOM CORDOVA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Notice is hereby given that a Presidential General District Election will be held in this district on November 8, 2016. The offices for which candidates may declare their candidacy are:
Members of the Governing Board, two (2) positions
Qualifications: Each candidate must meet the following qualifications for office as specified in the principal act or code under which this district is organized:
Any person, regardless of sex, who is 18 years of age or older, a citizen of the state, a resident of the school district, a registered voter, and who is not disqualified by the Constitution or laws of the state from holding a civil office, is eligible to be elected or appointed a member of a governing board of a school district without further qualifications.
Code Reference: Education Code section 35107(a).
Official declarations of candidacy for eligible candidates desiring to file for any of the elective offices may be obtained from the office of the Registrar of Voters at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA 95823, on and after July 18, 2016, and must be filed not later than 5:00 p.m. on August 12, 2016. However, if a declaration of candidacy for an incumbent is not filed by the latter date and hour, any person other than the incumbent shall have until 5:00 p.m. on August 17, 2016, to file a declaration of candidacy for such office.
Appointment to each elective office will be made by the supervising authority as prescribed by Elections Code §10515 in the event there are no candidates or an insufficient number of candidates for such office and a petition for an election is not filed within the time prescribed by Elections Code §10515: that is, by 5:00 p.m. on August 17, 2016.
Dated this 21st day of April , 2016.
Please note: Candidates wishing to file a candidate statement will pay for their statement at the Voter Registration and Elections office at the time they file their nomination paperwork. The cost is estimated to be $900.
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