The District is divided into seven geographic wards, each represented by an elected official for a four-year term. The next election will be held on November 3, 2020 for Ward 3, 4, and 7 Directors. The nomination period for the November 3, 2020 election opens on July 13, 2020 and runs through August 7, 2020.
Anyone who is 18 years of age and who is a resident and registered voter in the ward from which they are nominated may run for a seat on the Board of Directors.
Potential candidates are required to gather fifty (50) valid signatures of registered voters from their Ward on a required nomination form furnished only by the District Clerk.
Prior to soliciting or receiving campaign contributions, a candidate must file Form 501, Candidate Intention Statement, with the District Clerk. The form is available from the district clerk or can be downloaded from the Fair Political Practices website.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Midpen Administrative Office is currently closed to the public. Appointments are required for meeting with the District Clerk for the issuance of nomination paperwork and are available Monday-Friday 8:30 – 3:30. Appointments will take approximately 30-45 minutes. For additional information and to make an appointment for issuance of nomination papers, please contact the District Clerk at 650-691-1200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.