This update just in from Neal Kelley, Orange County Registrar of Voters regarding the extension of filing period in several races across the County.
EXTENSION OF CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION (Non-City Contests)
Santa Ana, CAÂ August 8 , 2008 – The Registrar of Voters announced today that the nomination period has been extended until August 13, 2008, 5:00 p.m. for the offices below, because the incumbents failed to file nomination papers by the August 8, 2008 deadline.
Any qualified person, other than the incumbent, can now file the declaration of candidacy papers until August 13, 2008, 5:00 p.m., in the office of the Registrar of Voters, 1300-C South Grand Avenue, Santa Ana, California. Business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For further information, call the Registrar of Voters office at 714-567-7600 and ask for the “Candidate & Voter Services Section.”
CONTESTS THAT HAVE HAD THE CANDIDATE FILING EXTENDED
Rancho Santiago Community College District, Trustee Area 1
Brea Olinda Unified School District
Capistrano Unified School District, Trustee Area 1
Garden Grove Unified School District
Laguna Beach Unified School District
Orange Unified School District, Trustee Area 3
Santa Ana Unified School District
Fountain Valley School District
Lowell Joint School District (No candidates in Orange County. Check with Los Angeles County)
Capistrano Bay Community Service District
Emerald Bay Service District
Rossmoor Community Services District
Surfside Colony Community Services District
Three Arch Bay Community Services District
Silverado-Modjeska Recreation and Park District
Sunset Beach Sanitary District
Surfside Colony Storm Water Protection District