The JJML annual budget vote and trustee election will be held on Thursday, September 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. There will be three trustee positions on the ballot, each to serve a three-year term commencing January 1, 2019 and expiring December 31, 2021. Two current board members’ terms will expire on December 31, 2018: Susan Edwards, who is eligible for re-election, and Craig Rhodes, who has served the two full consecutive three-year terms allowed under the library’s bylaws. The third position will take the place of Trustee Carol Hance who has resigned.
Petitions nominating candidates for the Board of Trustees will be available as of August 1, 2018 with the District Clerk of the Sag Harbor Union Free School District (SHUFSD) on any weekday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Each eligible candidate and incumbent interested in election shall submit an official nomination form with a minimum of 25 supporting signatures of registered voters of the SHUFSD. Trustee candidates must be 18 years of age or older, JJML cardholders, and registered to vote in the SHUFSD. Nomination forms must be filed with the District Clerk no later than August 24, 2018.
For more information on the important role of trustee, call Catherine Creedon at 631 725.0049 x223. Additional details on the budget and vote will be included in the next newsletter and on this website.