Public hearing for the new trusteeship districts during the school board meeting
–The Paso Robles Unified School District Board of Directors joint meeting on April 27 will include a public hearing on proposed new electoral districts for administrators, among others.
The district education council is currently elected under a “general” electoral system, where trustees are elected by voters from across the district. Directors are elected in even years and serve staggered four-year terms. On February 26, 2019, the council adopted resolution n ° 19-15, a resolution approving the authorization to begin a transition to a system of election by zone by proxy as of the election of the board of directors of 2022. On April 27, the board has the opportunity to pass a resolution reaffirming its intention to move from general elections to director elections, with each board member to reside within the designated trustee zone and is elected only by the board members. voters of this fiduciary zone.
District Demographers, Cooperative Strategies, LLC, presented information on the process and criteria for developing fiduciary zone boundary maps. Now that the board and the community have received the informative presentation, the board will hold the first of two hearings required by law to receive community feedback on the process of creating the fiduciary zone map, in accordance with the Article 10010 (a) (1) of the Electoral Code. . The chair will open a public hearing to receive comments.
To call in public comment: dial (805) 608-4230 to provide live public commentary during the meeting, limited to an item number on the open session agenda. You will be placed in a queue. You should call well in advance of the point you wish to comment on, public comment will not be available after the point has been discussed by the board.
To write in public comment: provide written public comments on posted agenda topics to be read during the meeting, send an email of 450 words or less to [email protected] Note on the e-mail if the comment concerns a closed session point, a number of the agenda point in open session. Public comments will be accepted by email until 3:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting. Public comments are limited to three minutes per person and no more than 20 minutes in total for a single item. Any documents, petitions or information to be submitted can also be emailed to the above address.
The public can watch the meeting on the PRJUSD YouTube channel.
The meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. with a public session starting at 6:00 p.m.