For Immediate Release: April 21, 2022
Contact: Oliver Symonds, (925) 688-8010 office, (925) 588-8319 mobile
Concord – The Contra Costa Water District (District) Board of Directors has decided to fill a vacancy on its Board by appointment, as provided under state law. The vacancy is due to the resignation of Division 1 President Lisa M. Borba. Division 1 includes the District’s service area in the cities and communities of Concord, Pacheco, Clyde, Bay Point, and Pittsburg. All applicants must reside within the boundaries of Division 1.
The Board set up a process that includes:
- Confirming 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 19 as the deadline for interested parties to submit an application (applications are now available at District offices and on the District’s website.
- Eligible candidates will be notified on Friday, May 27 if selected for the interview process.
- Candidates selected will be provided the opportunity to present their qualifications at a regular meeting on Wednesday, June 1.
- The Board intends to appoint the new Director at either the Board meeting of June 1 or June 15.
The Division 1 Director’s seat will be placed on the ballot for the November 8, 2022 general election. The newly appointed Director will hold the office until the general election results are certified.
To be eligible, applicants must live within the boundaries of Division 1 and be registered to vote. A map of Division 1 is available on the website at www.ccwater.com or applicants may contact the District Secretary at 925-688-8024 to confirm residency within the Division.
Applications must be received by the District Secretary, either through the website or at the District Center Building located at 1331 Concord Avenue, Concord, CA 94520 by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2022.
4.21.22 CCWD News Release - Division 1 Board Vacancy (PDF)