Important Dates and Deadlines:
|Venice Neighborhood Council Elections
Sunday, June 2nd 2019
10am – 6pm
Oakwood Recreational Center
767 California Ave, Venice, CA 90291
|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.
1. Voting for election of Officers shall be by ballot.
2. If more than two (2) candidates are running for an Executive Officer position, a plurality
shall be sufficient to elect unless the election procedures direct otherwise.
3. No voting by proxy is allowed.
4A. Each non-community interest Voting Member shall be entitled to cast votes as
- One (1) Vote for President
- One (1) Vote for Vice President
- One (1) Vote for Secretary
- One (1) Vote for Treasurer
- One (1) Vote for Communications Officer
- One (1) Vote for Community Outreach Officer
- One (1) Vote for Land Use and Planning Committee Chair
- One (1) vote for only one (1) Community Officer. This may either be a Community interest Community Officer or a Community Officer.
4B. Each community interest Voting Member shall be entitled to cast one (1)
vote for a community interest Community Officer candidate.
4C. The Community Officer candidates with the thirteen (13) highest vote totals
and the Community Interest Community Officer with the highest vote total shall be
elected. EXCEPT, if there is no community interest candidate, the Community
Officer candidates with the fourteen (14) highest vote totals shall be elected.
Section 3: Minimum Voting Age
Any Stakeholder who is sixteen (16) years or older, or a junior or senior in high school,
Section 4: Method of Verifying Stakeholder Status
Voters will verify their stakeholder status by providing documentation acceptable to the
City of Los Angeles and/or City Clerk—Election Division supporting that declaration.
Community interest stakeholders will also be required to provide a form of documentation to
substantiate their community interest claim.
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