San Rafael to review options for shift to district elections
By Keri Brenner, Marin Independent Journal
11/21/17, 5:22 PM PST
San Rafael officials, facing threat of a potential multimillion dollar lawsuit compelling them to switch to district elections, said this week they will take up the issue again at the next City Council meeting.
SAN RAFAEL DISTRICT ELECTIONS URGED TO PROMOTE MINORITY CANDIDATES
Keri Brenner, Marin Independent Journal
November 3rd, 2017
San Rafael may be the next target of a legal challenge demanding the city switch from at-large elections for City Council seats to district elections in order to avoid what the potential challenger calls “racially polarized voting.”
[Photo: Robert Tong — Marin Independent Journal, file]
MARIN VOICE: IT IS TIME FOR DISTRICT ELECTIONS IN SAN RAFAEL
November 4th, 2017
It’s almost certain San Rafael will move to district elections for its City Council by 2020, at the latest.