RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING DATES FOR FILING AFFIDAVITS OF CANDIDACY FOR SCHOOL BOARD

BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No. 593, State of Minnesota, as follows:

  1. The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Independent School District No. 593 shall begin on July 30, 2019 and shall close on August 13, 2019. An affidavit of candidacy must be filed in the office of the school district clerk and the $2 filing fee paid prior to 5:00** o’clock p.m. on August 13, 2019.
  2. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause notice of said filing dates to be published in the official newspaper of the district, at least two (2) weeks prior to the first day to file affidavits of candidacy.
  3. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause notice of said filing dates to be posted at the administrative offices of the school district at least ten (10) days prior to the first day to file affidavits of candidacy.
  4. The notice of said filing dates shall be in substantially the following form:

 

NOTICE OF FILING DATES FOR ELECTION TO THE SCHOOL BOARD
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 593
CROOKSTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
STATE OF MINNESOTA

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Independent School District No. 593 shall begin on July 30, 2019, and shall close at 5:00** o’clock p.m. on August 13, 2019.

The special election shall be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  At that election, one (1) member will be elected to the School Board for a term of one (1) year.

Affidavits of Candidacy are available from the school district clerk, Crookston Public Schools District Office, 402 Fisher Ave., Suite 593, Crookston, MN 56716. The filing fee for this office is $2. A candidate for this office must be an eligible voter, must be 21 years of age or more on assuming office, must have been a resident of the school district from which the candidate seeks election for thirty (30) days before the general election, and must have no other affidavit on file for any other office at the same primary or next ensuing general election.

The affidavits of candidacy must be filed in the office of the school district clerk and the filing fee paid prior to 5:00** o’clock p.m. on August 13, 2019.

ELECTION CLERK: Marilyn Wahouske – Crookston District Office – 218.281.5313 ext. 3