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File #: 16-0823    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 8/5/2016 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 8/30/2016 Final action: 8/30/2016
Title: Elections Department recommending the Board adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 142-2016 consolidating local jurisdiction elections with the upcoming November 8, 2016 election. FUNDING: General Fund and revenue from districts that are billed for their portion of the election.
Attachments: 1. A - Resolution - 8-30-16, 2. B - Blue Route - 8-30-16, 3. Executed Resolution 142-2016

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Elections Department recommending the Board adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 142-2016 consolidating local jurisdiction elections with the upcoming November 8, 2016 election.

 

FUNDING: General Fund and revenue from districts that are billed for their portion of the election.  

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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION

The Registrar of Voters is the Election Official for local jurisdictions within the County. The Elections Department can handle the consolidation of the jurisdictions' contests on to the General Election ballot.

 

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

Elections Code Sections 10400 et seq. provide for consolidation of local jurisdiction elections with the General Election to be conducted by the El Dorado County Registrar of Voters on November 8, 2016.

 

ALTERNATIVES

N/A

 

OTHER DEPARTMENT / AGENCY INVOLVEMENT

N/A

 

CAO RECOMMENDATION

It is recommended that the Board approve this item. 

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

This action will consolidate contests on the ballot which will allow for a more efficient use of resources for the ballot.

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

Forward signed resolution to Elections Department.

 

CONTACT

Linda Webster  x7483