Homeowners invited to ‘Speak to the Candidates’


Speak to the Candidates will be held on Monday, Apr. 9, at 7 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the lodge. The event will be moderated by homeowner Joanna Spiller and Riverside County 1st District Supervisor Kevin Jefferies.

In this year’s election, three candidates, Dale Welty, Dudley Thompson and Jim Barringham,  have announced their intention to run for two seats on the POA Board of Directors. The positions are currently being held by Paul Queen and Dale Welty.

The Speak to the Candidates is an opportunity for homeowners to speak directly to the three candidates with questions that are important to homeowners and to hear firsthand each candidate’s response. Homeowners who want more information about the candidates and their positions on vital issues in Canyon Lake, Speak to the Candidates is the place to be.

This fifth annual event is sponsored by 27 clubs and organizations in Canyon Lake:

Bassmasters Club, Car Club, Chair Volleyball, Choraleers, CLAMS, CLAPPS, CLIPPS, Emergency Preparedness, Family Golf Club, Fine Arts Guild, Homeowners Club, Jr. Women’s Club, Lioness Club, Lions Club, Men’s Golf Club, 9ers Golf Club, Pickleball Club, Roadrunners Club, Ski Club, Street Carts of Canyon Lake, Tennis Club, Theater Group, Travel Club, Tuesday Work Group, Woman’s Club, Women’s Golf Club and Yacht Club.

The Senior Work Group will host Meet the Candidates on Saturday, Apr. 14, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the senior center.

The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce will host Meet the Candidates on Tuesday, Apr. 24, 6 to 8 p.m. at the country club.

Notice of Annual Meeting, Candidate Statements and Secret Ballot were mailed to Prime Members on Tuesday, Apr. 5. Civil code requires they be sent out at least 30 days prior to the Annual Meeting of the Members.

Monday, May 4 is the last day it’s recommended a homeowner mail a ballot.

The Annual Meeting of the Members and Election of Directors will be held Thursday, May 10, at 8 a.m. at the lodge. Ballots may be dropped off between 8 and 9 a.m.

If quorum is not met on May 10, the alternate adjourned Annual Meeting date will be Saturday, May 12, at the lodge

The 2018 Inspector of Elections will be Nicole Ganz Jamal with HOA Elections of California, Inc. Ballot questions should be directed to HOA Elections of California, Inc. at 888-589-8683 or infohoaelections.com.