DISTRICT ELECTION PROCESS INFORMATION
Walnut Valley Water District consolidates its election with the general election process conducted by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk. Elections are held on the first Tuesday in November on even numbered years. Board Member terms overlap, three positions are open at one election and two positions are open at the next election two years later. Appointments to the Board are made as necessitated by a resignation or other incidental vacating of a Board position. The Board may make an appointment to fill the vacancy, call a special election, or defer to the County, subject to law.
Board positions for Divisions 1, 4, and 5, will be up for election during the November 2024 Gubernatorial Election. Interested candidates for board seats should contact the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk for the latest information on how to file. Filing periods for November elections typically begin during the month of July. Dates change with each election, for up-to-date information contact the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk at lavote.gov or (800) 815-2666.
The District’s service area includes all of the city of Diamond Bar, portions of the cities of Industry, Pomona, Walnut, and West Covina, and the easterly section of the unincorporated area of Rowland Heights. The District has five separate election divisions, each represented by a Board member residing in, and elected by, the voters of the division. The District is located approximately 20 miles east of Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley, encompassing an area of approximately 29 square miles.