Candidates in the running for local races
Local elections and names of candidates who have filed:
Nevada County Board of Education, Trustee on the District’s Governing Board: Incumbent Marianne Slade-Troutman
Sierra Joint Community College District, Trustee Area 7 on the District’s Governing Board: Incumbent Aaron Klein will run against E. John Vodouice
Beyers Lane Community Service District, Director: incumbent Robert Mills
Mystic Mine Road Community Service District, Director: incumbents Sushila Mertens and William Toensing
School district trustee on the district’s board of directors:
Chicago Park School District: Incumbent Nancy Dewey
Clear Creek Elementary School District: Incumbents Robert B. DeMatteis and David A. Wallace
Grass Valley School District: Incumbents Frank P. Bennallack, Thomas J. Petitt, Rob W. Avery
Nevada City School District: Incumbents Trish Gerving and Paula Campbell
Pleasant Ridge Union School District: Incumbents Lee Ann Halleib and Roger White
Pleasant Valley Elementary School District: Carol Diltz and James Shroyer
Ready Springs Union Elementary School District: Incumbents Liz Patche and Amanda Wilcox run unopposed. Nicholette Granholm runs for Joe Eyck’s vacated two year seat.
Twin Ridges Elementary School District, Director: Incumbents Kurt Lorenz, Azriel LaMarca and Laura Borel
Union Hill School District: Incumbents Dorothy Goodnow, Gerald Martini and Patti Carter.
Nevada Joint Union High School District: Trustee Area 4 incumbent Fredrick Mark Heauser, Trustee Area 3 incumbent Katy Schwartz
Nevada Irrigation DistrictDivision 3 director: Incumbent Scott Miller will run against Michael Straight
Division 5 director: John “Jack” Meeks, Nick Wilcox, Glenn Orren, Martin Harmon and Brad Fowler
Western Gateway Recreation and Park District: Gregory Peterson and Bill Howland will run for two vacant seats.
Director on the fire district’s board of directors:
Higgins Area Fire Protection District: Incumbents Michael Bryant and Dan Fitzgerald
Nevada County Consolidated Fire District: Incumbents Alfred Buhler, Ralph Hitchcock, Robert Rhodes
North San Juan Fire Protection District: Incumbents Ed Beckenbach, Patricia Leach and Durinda Kelley
Ophir Hill Fire Protection District: Steven Borgnis, Lois Engel will run against incumbent Kevin Menet and incumbent Frank Sousa will run unopposed
Peardale-Chicago Park Fire Protection District: Larry Eckman and incumbent John Felde will run unopposed. Incumbent Cheryl Domnitch will run against Barney Dewey.
Penn Valley Fire Protection District: Incumbent Randall Casto
Rough and Ready Volunteer Fire Department: Incumbents Sheridan Loungway and Jack Henderson
Washington County Water District Director: Incumbents Debbie Shipley and Judith Stewart
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There is an evacuation order for all Loma Rica Ranch properties and an evacuation warning for the surrounding areas, according to a tweet from the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services.