RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING DATES FOR FILING AFFIDAVITS OF CANDIDACY

RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING DATES FOR FILING AFFIDAVITS OF CANDIDACY

BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of Independent School District No. 2137, as follows:

1. The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Independent School District No. 2137 shall begin on July 31, 2018 and shall close on August 14, 2018. An affidavit of candidacy must be filed in the office of the school district clerk or the office of the superintendent and the $2 filing fee paid prior to 5:00 o’clock p.m. on August 14, 2018.

2. The clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause notice of said filing dates to be published in the Spring Valley Tribune, the official newspaper of the district, at least two 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 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. 2137

SPRING VALLEY, 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. 2137 shall begin on July 31, 2018 and shall close at 5:00 o’clock p.m. on August 14, 2018.

The general election shall be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. At that election 3 members will be elected to the School Board for 4 year terms.

Affidavits of Candidacy are available from the School District Clerk, Superintendent’s Office, 705 N. Section Avenue, Spring Valley, MN 55975. 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 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 or the superintendent’s office and the filing fee paid prior to 5:00 o’clock p.m. on August 14, 2018.

Dated: June 18, 2018

BY ORDER OF THE SCHOOL BOARD

/s/ Ann Oeltjen

Ann Oeltjen

School District Clerk

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