Como Community Council seeks board candidates

Eight seats on the Como Community Council Board of Directors will be up for election at District 10’s Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. Elections will be held this year for vice chair, treasurer, one director from each of the neighborhood’s four sub-districts and two at-large directors.

Any resident of District 10 who is age 18 or older is eligible to run for the board. So are authorized representatives from a business or nonprofit organization located in District 10.

Board members elected this year will serve from April 26, 2016, to April 24, 2018. They are required to attend the monthly Community Council meeting, serve on at least one committee and to share other duties.

Candidates interested in running for a board position must submit their name and a brief biography by Tuesday, April 5. Late submissions will be treated as write-in candidacies.

Submit your nomination to For a map of the four sub-districts, go to


How to vote

Community residents will vote in person, using secret ballots, at the District 10 Annual Meeting on April 19. Community members must register in order to vote; if you are new to the neighborhood or have not previously voted, you can:

  • Register online. (Just fill out the form at
  • Send your name, address and phone number to the District 10 office by postal mail. Our address is 1224 N. Lexington Parkway, St. Paul, MN 55103

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