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2016 Bay Area Convention

LWV BAY AREA BIENNIAL CONVENTION

2016 BIENNIAL CONVENTION

CALL TO CONVENTION

The League of Women Voters of the Bay Area

will hold its biennial convention

MAY 7, 2016

9:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. - Program

SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

DISTRICT BOARD ROOM

SAN MATEO, CA

AT THE CONVENTION:

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

  • Continental Breakfast

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Vote to amend the Articles of Incorporation

  • By-Laws presented for for approval

  • 2016 -2018 Budget, Programming and Officers

  • Program Topic: A Review of League History MTC/ABAG and actions taken at the Bay Area League from the 1960's to the present.

LOCATION and DIRECTIONS

San Mateo Community College

District Board Room

3401 Csm Dr

San Mateo, CA 94402

GOOGLE MAP: http://bit.ly/2016ConventionMap

At the cross section of Hwy 280 and Hwy 101

Hwy 92 & Hillsdale Blvd

NO PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

call you local league office if you need to set up ride sharing

VOTING DELEGATES

As at the League of Women Voters California and LWVUS conventions, delegates should be informed about what their local League thinks about the proposed items but are not instructed as to how to vote on any of them.

The number of voting delegates is determined by local league membership count as of January 31, 2016, according to LWVBA ByLaws.

The following describes that representation.

In addition to the local League president 1 delegate for every 75 members

75 or fewer members - President & 1 delegates

76 - 150 members - President & 2 delegates

151 - 225 members - President & 3 delegates

226 - 300 members - President & 4 delegates

301 - 375 members - President & 5 delegates

Please note for the purpose of the delegate count, local, honorary and nationally recruited are included.

CONVENTION KIT