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With an empty seat to fill, Las Lomitas board will re-do vote for a new member after violating state law

Original post made on Jun 13, 2023

A special meeting is set for Wednesday so the Las Lomitas Elementary School District governing board can once again vote to fill Brian Ross' set after learning that state law prohibits outgoing trustees from voting for their successor.

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Posted by Linda M
a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Jun 13, 2023 at 9:08 pm

Linda M is a registered user.

To clarify, the official motion for the LL Board vote for Moon was indeed unanimously approved, but the preceding straw poll conducted in open session (which, as I understand it, is typically done in order to have a unanimous vote for their incoming peer) was 3-2 in favor of Moon including the outgoing Board member’s vote for her. Without his vote, the straw poll was 2-2 - 2 for Moon and 2 for Chenette.

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