Three board seats up for November, 2017 Election
Posted on 2/09/2017

On November 7, 2017, voters will elect three residents to serve on the seven-member School Board of School District 197.  The terms of three current School Board seats (John Chandler, Stephanie Levine, Maureen Ramirez) are expiring on January 3, 2018.  The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of School Board member begins at 8:00 a.m. on August 1, 2017 and closes at 5:00 p.m. on August 15, 2017.  Affidavits of candidacy will be available and can be filed in the Superintendent's Office during office hours:

     -  August 1-14 (8am-4pm Monday through Thursday and 8am-11:30am on Fridays)
     -  August 15 (8am-5pm)

The District Office is located at 1897 Delaware Avenue, Mendota Heights, MN 55118.  Complete affidavits of candidacy must be filed at the District Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 15, 2017 along with a $2 filing fee OR a petition with at least 500 signatures of eligible voters in place of the filing fee.

If needed, persons who file for candidacy for School Board have until 5:00 p.m. on August 17, 2017 to request that their name be removed from the ballot.  After August 17, the names of all remaining candidates will be included on the ballot.

For more information, contact Mary Amidon at 651-403-7002 or at mary.amidon@isd197.org

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Minnesota Secretary of State