For Immediate ReleaseJuly 10, 2013
Registration starts for those running in Nov. 5 District Election
The nominations period for the Nov. 5, 2013 District Election in Marin County will open on Monday, July 15. Fifty-three jurisdictions, including cities, schools and special districts, have open seats for this election (see full list below for open seats and qualifications).
Candidates or their authorized representative may pick up and file Declaration of Candidacy forms at the Marin County Elections Office, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. from July 15 to Aug. 9. The office is in Suite 121 of the Marin Civic Center Administration Building, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael.
The deadline to file is 5 p.m. Aug. 9. If an incumbent does not file for office by then, the filing period will be extended for that office until 5 p.m. Aug. 14 for non-incumbent candidates only.
For more information about the Nov. 5 election, go to www.marinvotes.org or contact Dan Miller, Candidate Filing Officer, at the Marin County Elections Department, 415-473-6437.
Elaine Ginnold, Registrar of Voters, 415-473-6401
Dan Miller, Candidate Filing Officer, 415-473-6437
MARIN COUNTY JURISDICTIONS WITH OPEN SEATS
November 5, 2013 District Election
Applicant is registered voter in the trustee area. May not be the County Superintendent of Schools, any member of his/her staff, or any employee of a school district in the jurisdiction of the Board of Education. (Ed. Code Sec. 1006
Registered voter in the school district and not disqualified by the Constitution or laws of the State from holding a civil office. May not be an employee of the school district. (Ed Code Sec. 35107)
Registered voter in the district at time nomination papers are issued. Additional qualifications, if any, are determined by the Principal Act of the District. (Gov. Code Sec. 24001)
Nomination documents for candidates for office in the city/towns of Corte Madera, Fairfax, Larkspur, Mill Valley, Novato, San Anselmo, San Rafael, and Tiburon are available only at the respective city/town Clerks’ Offices. Check with City Clerk for hours and procedures.
Melvin BrionesAssistant Registrar of VotersElections Department
Marin Civic Center Administration Building3501 Civic Center DriveSuite 121San Rafael, CA 94903(415) 473-6443Email: Melvin BrionesElections website