Atwater’s Neighborhood Council (AVNC) election is in full swing and locals have started to file as candidates. Incumbents Mike Leiaghat, Courtney Morris and Torin Dunnavant have filed along with new comers Amy Allen and Matt Waggoner.
The City of Los Angeles is accepting candidate filing forms thru March 15th. Filing forms need to be received by or before the due date to qualify as a candidate for the May 14th election.
There are 17 open seats on the AVNC’s Governing Board consisting of the following stakeholder categories: North Atwater Representative (4), Central Atwater Representative (4), South Atwater Representative (4), Business Representative (1), Non-Profit Representative (1), Education Representative (1), Faith-Based Organizations Representative (1) and At-Large Representative (1). All serve for a two year term.