Nomination period under way in San Francisco general election
ByAri Burack, Bay City News Service
July 19, 2006
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - The San Francisco Department of
Elections is now accepting nominations for the general election
taking place for several local offices on Nov. 7.
The positions include four-year terms for the offices of assessor-recorder,
public defender, supervisor (Districts 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10), member
of the board of education, member of the San Francisco Community
College District board, and Bay Area Rapid Transit District director
for District 8.
In addition, voters will submit state and local ballot measures
in this election.
The nomination period for all offices began Monday and will close
at 5 p.m. on Aug. 11.
Eligible incumbents that have not filed by that time will be
allowed five additional days to complete the nomination requirements,
according to the Department of Elections.
More information on the election and the requirements for nomination
can be found by contacting the Department of Elections at (415)
554-4375 or visiting the Web site at http://www.sfgov.org/election.
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