Candidates filed |

Candidates filed

The Union staff

Following are potential candidates who, as of Monday, had filed their intentions to run on Nov. 2 ballots in western Nevada County. The filing period ends Aug. 6.

Fire protection

district boards

Higgins Area Fire Protection District

• Michael A. Bryant, Auburn

Nevada County Consolidated Fire District

• John Leonard, Grass Valley

North San Juan Fire Protection District

• Edwin S. Beckenbach, North San Juan

• Robert E. Paulus, Jr., Nevada City

Ophir Hill Fire District

• Beverly J. Martin, Grass Valley

Peardale-Chicago Park Fire District

• Cheryl L. Domnitch, Grass Valley

Rough and Ready Fire Protection District

• Sheridan H. Loungway, Rough and Ready

• Jack Henderson, Rough and Ready

School districts

Clear Creek Elementary School District

• Rita Hendrickson, Penn Valley

Grass Valley School Board

• Thomas J. Petitt, Grass Valley

• Frank P. Bennallack, Grass Valley

Nevada City School District

• Patricia Gerving, Nevada City

• Paula S. Campbell, Nevada City

Nevada County Board of Education

• John A. Smeak, Penn Valley – Trustee Area 3

• Marianne Slade-Troutman, Nevada City – Trustee Area 3

Nevada Joint Union High School District

• Katy Schwarz, Smartville – Trustee Area 3

• Fredrick “Mark” Heauser, Grass Valley

Pleasant Ridge Union School District

• Richard Lyon, Grass Valley

Sierra Joint Community College District

• David W. Parker, Nevada City – Trustee Area 7

Twin Ridges Elementary School District

• John Lee Kozlar, Nevada City

• Corina Lee Loving-Mills, Washington

Union Hill School District

• Gerald F. Martini, Grass Valley

• Dorothy J. Goodnow, Grass Valley

Special districts

Mystic Mine Road Community Service District (4-year term)

• Sushila Mertens, Nevada City

Nevada County Resource Conservation District

• Kenneth Roberts, Grass Valley

Nevada Irrigation District

• Nick Wilcox, Penn Valley – Division Five

San Juan Ridge County Water District

• Michele Roush, North San Juan

Washington County Water District

• Robert Thomas Hoskins, Washington

• Judith E. Stewart, Washington

• Deborah Marie Shipley, Washington

• Lisa Redmon, Washington

• Phillip A. Copening, Washington

Western Gateway Regional Recreation and Park

• James A. Sepeda, Rough and Ready

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