Published: October 26, 2020
Sonoma Local Agency Formation Commission (Sonoma LAFCO) has an opening for the Alternate Member representing Independent Special
Districts. The recruitment is to fill the position for the term ending
LAFCO is comprised of seven members: two each from the county (Board of
Supervisors), cities (city councils) and independent special districts (boards
of directors), and one representative from the public. Each group has an
for the position of Alternate Special District Member may be members of any
special district board. Any current district board member who is interested in
becoming a candidate for this position should complete the attached application
and provide a current resume and letter of nomination signed by the district’s
presiding officer. Applications submitted without a resume will be considered
incomplete and cannot be accepted. The application will also be available on
our website at www.sonomalafco.org.
Completed applications and accompanying resumes must
be received by mail in the LAFCO office at 111 Santa Rosa Ave Ste 240, Santa
Rosa, CA 95404 or by email to email@example.com by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. Late
applications will not be accepted.
After the close of the application period, LAFCO will mail a
ballot to each independent district, along with copies of completed application
forms and candidate resumes, so that a mail ballot election can be conducted. Districts
will be given approximately six weeks to cast ballots and return them to the
LAFCO office. Instructions for voting and return mailing will be provided at
the time ballots are sent out. All districts can vote. If a
majority of the districts do not vote in the election, the ballots will not be
considered valid and a new election will be held. If only one candidate is
nominated, the candidate will be deemed selected and no ballots mailed.
If you have any questions about the position or the
process, please contact Diana Wilson at 707-565-4855 or
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.