Lake Elsinore City Council holds first public hearing for election transition

Lake Elsinore City Council conducted the first of four public hearings regarding the proposed transition from at-large to by district elections Tuesday, Nov. 28. The goal of the hearing was to receive public comments and input regarding the formation of new voting districts. The city was forced to consider the move after receiving a letter […]

Murrieta presents draft district maps as council speaks out against districts

Murrieta presents draft district maps as council speaks out against districts

Murrieta city council heard the third of four public hearings June 20 regarding a possible move to district-based elections. Two possible draft maps, known as the “green” and “yellow” maps, were presented by Christina Cameron, who is a partner at city attorney Leslie Devaney’s law firm, and Douglas Johnson, who as president of National Demographics […]

TVUSD push to move to by-trustee area election method is ill timed

Jeff Kingsberg TVEA President At the Dec. 8th Temecula Valley Unified School Board Meeting, the trustees voted unanimously 5-0 to direct the district to submit a Waiver Request to the California Department of Education to waive the requirement that the establishment of trustee areas be put to the electorate (voters). The intent of TVUSD is […]