Elmira looking for School Board Members
You can get more info April 14-18
ELMIRA N.Y (WENY) -- Anyone interested in serving on Elmira's School Board next year had a chance to come and learn about the position Thursday night.
Only one person came to the meeting, she was informally interviewed by school department staff. There are four available positions for next years school board in Elmira. Three seats are available for three-year terms to run from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017. One seat is also available for a two-year term that will extend through June 30, 2016.
School district residents interested in seeking a seat on the Board of Education may pick up information packets and petitions from Janet Mustico, district clerk, weekdays at Elmira Free Academy between 8 a.m. and 2:45 p.m.
During the week of April 14-18, packets and petitions can be obtained from Jackie Eldridge at the Administration Office at 955 Hoffman St. Candidates must turn in 100 signatures from qualified voters by 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014 to be placed on the ballot. Candidates will draw for position on the ballot Thursday, May 1, 2014.
The School Board election and budget vote is May 20, 2014. For more information about the packets and petitions, call District Clerk Janet Mustico at 735-3143.