Click on the following link to view the Official Results of the November 6, 2012 General Election: http://clerk-recorder.buttecounty.net/ and click on Election Results. The telephone number of the Elections Division is 530-538-7761. The newly elected officials will be sworn into office at the December 11, 2012 Council Meeting.
The following is the excerpt from the official results of the Butte County Election Summary relating to the Town Council Candidates:
|PARADISE TOWN COUNCIL|
|Number of Precincts||16|
|Precincts Reporting||16||100.0 %|
|Times Counted||12840/16448||78.1 %|
|Times Blank Voted||1960|
|Times Over Voted||1|
|Number Of Under Votes||9403|
|JOHN J. RAWLINGS||6035||25.97%|
|STANLEY MC ETCHIN||2568||11.05%|
TOWN COUNCIL CANDIDATE INFORMATION:
Click here to view the Certified List of Candidates and Candidate Statements. Elections Code 13313 sets forth provisions for public examination and challenges relating to candidates' statements.
Click here to view the 2012 Candidate Campaign Filings. California's Polical Reform Act of 1974 requires receipts and expenditures in election campaings to be fully disclosed.
As of the close of nomination period at 5 pm on August 15, 2012, four candidates qualified to have their names placed on the ballot of the November 6, 2012, election: Greg Bolin, Steve "Woody" Culleton, Stanley D. McEtchin and John J. Rawlings.
Click on the following link to access the Butte County Clerk/Recorder Election Page for current information regarding elections. http://clerk-recorder.buttecounty.net/ Click on the Electionbs button at the top of the page. The telephone number of the Elections Division is 530-538-7761.
November 6, 2012 General Municipal Election Information
Three seats on the Paradise Town Council were decided at the November 6, 2012 General Municipal Election. The successful candidates will serve four-year terms of office beginning on the first Council Meeting in December 2012 through the first Council Meeting in December, 2016. The upcoming vacancies will occur as a result of the expiration of terms of office for the positions currently held by Steve “Woody” Culleton, Joe DiDuca and Alan White.
General Qualifications: Persons must be a United States citizen at least 18 years of age and be a registered voter of the Town of Paradise. No filing fees are required, but if candidates want a statement of qualifications printed in the sample ballot a $450 deposit is required. This is an estimated amount that could change.
Nomination Period: Opened Monday, July 16, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. Two incumbents did not file for re-election and the nomination period was extended through Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 5:00 p.m.
Town Hall is located at 5555 Skyway, Paradise, California. Business hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. The Town Clerk, Joanna Gutierrez, can be reached by telephone: 530-872-6291, extension 101. Assistant Town Clerk, Dina Volenski, can be reached at 530-872-6291 extension 102.
Last Updated on Monday, 03 December 2012 10:44