2019 Election Information

Register here

YOU MUST REGISTER BY 5PM
ON TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2019

FAQ’s:

What is at Stake

  • 17 At Large Board Positions

Who Can Run and Vote

  • Min Age to Run for Board Seat 18
  • Min Age to vote 14
  • Regardless of citizenship status, as long as you live (rent/own), work, own a business, attend school, worship, volunteer, or participate in an organization that meets in and/or serves in the Central San Pedro area, you can RUN and VOTE.

Register to Run for a Seat

Commitment to the Board

  • Attend all general board meetings once a month, held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.
  • Participate in a committee of your choice. Learn about our active committees http://sanpedrocity.org/committees/
  • Engage with the community in outreach activities to promote the visibility of the board.

Some Reasons to Run

  • To be a community advocate
  • To work with other community members to make a difference
  • To give a voice to neighborhood issues (ie. San Pedro Market Development, Crime Abatement, Homelessness)

UPCOMING EVENTS & TIMELINE

  • Meet & Greet – Meet current & past board members to learn more about the board.  Saturday, March 9, 2019, 1:00 pm, TBA
  • Candidate Workshops
    • Saturday February 23, 2019 San Pedro Municipal Building Room #452 12:00pm
    • Saturday, March 2, 2019, Harbor City/Harbor Gateway Public Library 10am,  – Sponsored by Empower LA
    • Saturday, March 16, 2019, 10:00 am, San Pedro Regional Library
  • Orientation on “How to Run”, Saturday, March 30th, from 11am to 1pm, location TBD. Learn how to run a successful campaign, best practices, and mobilizing your community to turn out the vote.
  • Meet the Candidates Forum, TBA. Opportunity to introduce yourself to the community during this session. Forum will be moderated.
  • Elections – Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the Anderson Senior Center.