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HAPPY NEW YEAR! The Board of Directors Election process is beginning. There are two (2) Director’s positions open for the 2021 election. Each Director position is for a term of three (3) years ending May 6, 2024. The Nomination Petition is now available online at https://eldoradosf.org/nominationpetition or at the ECIA office. The completed and signed Petition and all required criteria are to be submitted to the ECIA office no later than 5:00 PM, March 1, 2021. Due to the virus you will need to contact the office at 505-466-4248 to arrange a time when picking up a Petition.

Changes in obtaining signatures for the Petition have been put in place. A Petitioner may now obtain signatures in one of two ways: 1) Lot owners may sign the Petition in person. A physical signature on the Petition must still be accompanied by a legibly printed name and Eldorado mailing address or 2) Lot owners may send their nomination via an email (to the Petitioner)containing their name, Eldorado mailing address, date and a statement of support. (e.g. “I Jane Doe, support the candidacy of Jane Smith for the Board of Directors) If an email nomination is submitted in lieu of physical signature the supporting email must be attached to the Petition.

Petitioners must be a Lot Owner of record and a Member in Good Standing (2021 assessment has been paid in full and have been received and credited to the Association’s financial account by 5:00 PM, March 1) whose rights and privileges are not suspended and who resides full-time in Eldorado.

Each Petitioner must present a Nomination Petition to the ECIA Office which contains at least twenty-five (25) physical signatures or attached email nominations which are valid. The be valid, a signature must be of a Lot Owner of record whose 2020 assessments are paid in full as of the date they sign the Petition and who rights and privileges are not suspended as of the date of signature. It is recommended that more than 25 signatures be obtained in case some signatures are not valid.

Remember to be able to vote and support the candidate of your choice, your 2021 assessment must be paid in full and have been received and credited to the Association’s financial account by 5:00 PM, March 1.