Saranac Central School District residents will be casting their ballots for two (2) Saranac Central School District Board of Education members on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. These two terms are five year terms and are presently held by Robert Brooks and Michael Rascoe. These seats will commence on July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2024. Qualifications for membership on the Board of Education include: must be a qualified voter of the District who is able to read and write; a citizen of the U.S.; at least 18 years of age; resident of the District for at least one year prior to the election; may not reside with a family member who is presently on the Board of Education; and may not be a current employee of the District.
Individuals who meet these qualifications and wish to be considered as a candidate for these terms must submit a petition to the Clerk of the District (Lisa Dew) signed by at least 25 qualified voters of the District. The petition must describe the specific vacancy for which the candidate is nominated, including the length of the term of office and the name of the last incumbent. Petitions may be submitted between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. no later than Monday, April 22, 2019. On April 22nd, the District Office will be open until 5:00 p.m. to accept final petitions. A petition form is attached below or you may obtain one from the District Clerk (Lisa Dew) at the Saranac Central School District Office located at 32 Emmons Street, Dannemora, NY during these same hours or you may call 518-565-5612 and request that a petition form be mailed to you.
Voting will take place on May 21, 2019 between the hours of 12:00 noon and 8:00 p.m. in the Gymnasium at Morrisonville Elementary School, Morrisonville, NY.