Redondo Beach is one of the few cities whose local school board operates under the city charter.
The City of Santa Clarita has announced a timeline for the transition to district-based elections for the City Council. The announcement is the result of a legal settlement reached last year.
Cities across California have either switched or are preparing to switch from at-large to district-based elections. But could the transformation inadvertently be fueling the state’s housing crisis?
The dais just promoted Mayor Pro Tem Austin Lumbard to mayor and appointed Barry Cooper as the new mayor pro tem. In doing so, they passed over Councilwoman Beckie Gomez for the third time.
The Santa Clarita City Council will discuss a possible switch to district-based elections at its council meeting Thursday, March 19.
Garden Grove is the latest target for activists seeking to replace the citywide election system with district representation.