TAHOE/TRUCKEE — Below is the official list of Truckee/North Tahoe races for the 2012 general election, according to Nevada and Placer counties, and the qualified candidates for each.In all, seats are up for election in 14 local districts/agencies. While there are a number of seats featuring only one candidate, races will occur within the following districts:• Truckee Tahoe Airport District: four candidates for three 4-year seats.• North Tahoe Fire Protection District: two candidates for one 4-year seat (District 1).• North Tahoe Public Utility District: all three 4-year seats (Districts 2, 4, 5) have two candidates running.• Truckee Donner Public Utility District: four candidates for three 4-year seats.• Tahoe City Public Utility District: two candidates for one 4-year seat (District 3); two candidates for one 4-year seat (District 4).• Truckee Town Council: three candidates for two 4-year seats; three candidates for one 2-year seat.Details of each race, along with important dates to remember, are below. For detailed information on these and other California races, and to find out in which races you are eligible to vote, visit the elections websites for Placer and Nevada counties.
September 10: Write-in candidate-filing period begins.September 27: Sample ballots may be mailed to voters. October 5: Last day to file 1st pre-election campaign statements (from last statement to 9/30/12).October 8: First day to issue vote-by-mail ballots. October 21: Last day to file 2nd pre-election campaign statement from 10/1/2012 – 10/20/2012).October 21-November 5, 2012: Contributions and independent expenditures of $1,000 or more need to be reported within 24 hours.October 22: Last day to register for this election. October 23: Close of write-in candidate-filing period.October 25: Last day to file 2nd pre-election campaign statements (from last statement to 10/20/12). October 30: Last day to request vote-by-mail ballot by mail. November 6: Election Day