The East Greenbush Central School District Board of Education is seeking volunteers interested in filling the seat vacated by Dr. Shay Harrison who resigned earlier this month. The person who is selected by the Board will serve until the next regular election on May 15, 2018.
Interested volunteers should submit a letter of interest and resume to the District Clerk’s office at East Greenbush Central School District, 29 Englewood Ave., East Greenbush, NY 12061 by Monday, August 14. For more information call 518-207-2535.
To be eligible, a candidate must be:
- age 18 or older
- a resident of the East Greenbush Central School District for a continuous and uninterrupted period of at least one year
- a United States citizen
- able to read and write
The candidate chosen to fill the vacancy has the option of running for one of four available seats in the May election – three with terms July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021 and one with a term of May 16, 2018 to June 30, 2019 (the remainder of Dr. Harrison’s unexpired term). The candidates with the three highest vote totals would be appointed to full three-year terms. The candidate with the fourth highest vote total would fill the remainder of Dr. Harrison’s term and be seated on the Board immediately following the election.