Appointments to the Board
When the District Board of Directors is notified of a vacancy or upcoming vacancy on its Board, the Board of Directors shall determine at a regular board meeting or special board meeting whether to fill the vacancy by election or appointment.
In order to be eligible to be appointed, a person must be a resident of, and registered to vote, in the District.
If the Board decides to fill the vacancy by appointment, the following shall apply:
A Notice of Vacancy will be posted for at least 15 days in at least three conspicuous places in the District, including on the District’s website.
The District will advertise and fill the vacancy according to the procedures set forth by law in Government Code Section 1780 and Health and Safety Code Section 32100.
Persons interested in the vacant Board position shall submit an application and statement of interest/qualifications to the District office.
The Board of Directors will appoint a replacement within 60 days after either the date on which the District Board is notified of the vacancy or the effective date of the vacancy, whichever is later.