Petitions nominating candidates for trustee on the Briarcliff Manor Board of Education are now available, reports the district office.
The terms of Eric Bashford and Guy Rotondo expire June 30, 2012. The term of office is three years and posts are unpaid.
Board petitions must be completed and filed with clerk of the Briarcliff Manor Union Free School District, 45 Ingham Road no later than 5 p.m. April 16.
Here is an explanation about the position:
Vacancies on the Board of Education are not considered separate, specific offices; candidates run at large. Nominating petitions shall not describe any specific vacancy upon the Board for which the candidate is nominated and must be signed by at least twenty-five (25) qualified voters of the District; must state the name and residence of each signer and must state the name and residence of the candidate; and shall describe the length of the term of office. Petitions are available in the District Office. If you have any questions, please contact Juanita Brockett, District Clerk, at 941-8880 ext. 4410.