Article 2. Terms Of Office of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 8. >> Chapter 3. >> Article 2.

The term of each director shall be for four years, except as provided in this article.
Any vacancy, including any caused by death or resignation of any member, shall be filled by appointment of the board of directors within 60 days of date of vacancy. Such appointment shall be made within the jurisdiction in which the vacancy occurred.
The person to fill any vacancy on the board shall serve temporarily to fill the unexpired term or until a successor is regularly elected at the next election within that jurisdiction whichever occurs first.
The first members of the board of directors elected after the formation of the district shall so classify themselves by lot that one more than one-half of the directors shall serve for four years, and the remainder of the directors for two years. Thereafter the term of office of each director shall be four years.
Every director is subject to recall by voters of the district, in accordance with the recall provisions of the general laws of the state applicable to county officers.