Venice NC

Election Committee

Venice Neighborhood Council Elections
Sunday, June 2nd 2019
10am – 6pm
Oakwood Recreational Center
767 California Ave, Venice, CA 90291

Important Dates and Deadlines:
 
Candidate Filing Begins: Sunday, February 17
City Clerk Candidate Info Session Saturday, March 9
Candidate Mixer Event: Wednesday, March 13
Candidate Filing Deadline- 5pm: Tuesday, March 19
Candidate Document Submission Deadline- 5pm: Friday, March 22
Last Day to Challenge Candidate Qualifications: Tuesday, March 26
Last Day for Candidates to Withdraw Friday, March 29
Candidate Statements/Photos- DONE web site Deadline Sunday, May 26
VNC ELECTION DAY 10 am - 6 pm Sunday, June 2
Unofficial Results Available Wednesday, June 5
Deadline for Recount/Challenges- 5pm Friday, June 7
Final Election Certification Wednesday, June 12
 
Los Angeles Neighborhood Council elections happen every two years.
Venice Neighborhood Council along with LA’s other Neighborhood Councils, form the grassroots level of the City’s government. While Venice NC board members serve their communities as volunteers, they are public officials elected by the stakeholders of their community. 
 

Who Can Run?

If you are a Venice Neighborhood Council Stakeholder 16 years or older you may run for a seat. “Stakeholders” are defined as:
a. Non-Community Interest Stakeholders are defined as individuals who live, work, or own real property within the VNC boundaries.
b. Community Interest Stakeholders are defined as those who declare a stake in the neighborhood as a community interest stakeholder, defined as a person who affirms a substantial and ongoing participation within the Neighborhood Council’s boundaries and who may be in a community organization such as, but not limited to, educational, non-profit and/or religious organizations)
 The elections are run by Office of the City Clerk.
Candidates should have a vision for how they can benefit Venice, able to attend our monthly meetings, and participate in our committees.  Here are the VNC Board Seats that are up for election and the qualifications for each:
 
President
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Vice President
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Secretary
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Treasurer
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Chair of Land Use and Planning Committee
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Communications Officer
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
Outreach Officer
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholder who lives, works, or owns real property within the VNC boundaries who is 16 years or older.
 
 
At-Large Community Officer
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
13
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholders who live, work, or own real property within the VNC boundaries who are 16 years or older.
 
 
Community Interest/Community Officer
(Term: 2 years)

# of Seats:
1
Qualifications to RUN:
Stakeholders who do not live, work, or own real property within the VNC boundaries, who are 16 years or older, and who affirm a substantial and ongoing participation within the Neighborhood Council's boundaries, and who may be in a community organization such as, but not limited to, educational, non-profit, and/or religious organizations.
 
 
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