You may recall that Escondido will be divided into four voting districts. The districts will be determined by a Districting Commission consisting of 7 members.  The members will be chosen by a Selection Panel of retired San Diego County judges.  

The Escondido City Clerk’s Office received 31 applications/nominations for the Independent Districting Commission during the specified nomination period of June 3 – 28, 2013.  The applications have been posted to the City’s website at

The Selection Panel has determined that they will hold a Public Meeting on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. in the City Council Chambers to provide an opportunity for each applicant/nominee to make a brief presentation to the Panel.  It is anticipated that the Selection Panel may appoint the seven members to the Independent Districting Commission at the close of the meeting.  The agenda for this public meeting will be posted on the City’s website no later than 72 hours before the meeting.   

If you have any questions, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 760-839-4617.