REVISED VOTING & ELECTION INFORMATION
On Friday, May 1, 2020, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an Executive Order No. 202.26 which modifies the rule under which school districts are to conduct the 2020 Annual Meeting for the election of school board members and budget votes.
A Budget Hearing of the qualified voters of the Saranac Central School District, Clinton County, Saranac, New York, will be held remotely on June 1, 2020. A recording of the hearing can be found on our website at www.saranac.org.
School board elections and budget votes will take place on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.
Manner of Voting:
Absentee ballots must be returned by mail or in person and must be received at the office of the District Clerk, District Office, #32 Emmons Street, Dannemora, NY by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. The District Office will accept ballots Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. until June 8, 2020 and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 9, 2020.
A qualified voter is:
- Citizen of the United States
- At least 18 Years of Age
- Resident of School District At Least 30 Days Prior to Vote
Notice of Vacancy on Board of Education
The Saranac Central School District is seeking candidates to fill one (1) vacant seat on the Board of Education due to the expiration of the term of Jules LaPoint. The seat is for a five-year term from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2025.
A school board candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, at least 18 years old, a qualified voter in the District and able to read and write. They must be a resident of the District and cannot be employed by the District. They also cannot live in the same household with a family member who is also a current member of the Board.
Link to Self-Nominating Petition