Board Petitions (1)

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Posted on 03/20/2020
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Memo to Prospective Board of Education Trustee Candidates:

Thank you for expressing interest in running for a Board of Education Trustee seat in the Fallsburg Central School District.

The qualifications to be a Board of Education Trustee are as follows:

  • Must be able to read and write
  • Must be a qualified voter of the district, that is, he/she must be a citizen of the United States
  • At least 18 years or older
  • Not be a convicted felon or have been adjudged incompetent
    Must be and has been a resident of the district for at least one year prior to the election but need not be a taxpayer
  • May be the only member of his/her family on the school board (defined as those within the same household)
  • May not simultaneously hold another incompatible public office
  • Must not have been removed from a school district office within one year of the election
  • May not be a current employee of the district


Candidates must obtain the signatures from 25 qualified voters of the Fallsburg Central School District for the seat they wish to run for.

I encourage candidates to gather more than 25 signatures in the event a signer is disqualified from the petition upon verification.

Petitions must be returned to the office of the District Clerk no later than 5:00 PM on Monday, April 20, 2020.

Campaign expense statements are due to the District Clerk as follows:

(1) on or before the 30th day preceding the date of the election (April 20, 2020)

(2) on or before the 5th day preceding the date of the election (May 14, 2020)

(3) within 20 days following the date of the election (June 8, 2020)

Please include your contact information when returning your petition as the office may need to contact you with important information.

Petition 2020 Seat of Collura
Petition 2020 Seat of Kates
Petition 2020 Seat of Rappaport
Campaign Expense Statements

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