2020 School District Elections and Budget Votes: Planning a “Plan B” - Complimentary Webinar
May 7, 2020
Presented by Bond and the Westchester Putnam School Boards Association, Dutchess County School Boards Association and Rockland County School Boards Association.
This webinar will focus on helping school district clerks and superintendents manage the myriad logistics associated with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent mandate that all school board elections and budget votes be conducted on June 9, 2020 by absentee ballot.
Topics discussed will include:
- Review of the applicable timelines for steps leading up to election day/budget vote day
- Legal notices; nominating petitions; budget hearings; budget notices; voter registration; ballot distribution
- Maintaining social distance while also ensuring the integrity of the electoral process (e.g., safeguarding the health of election staff while ballots are counted)
Thursday, May 7
3 - 4 p.m.
Candace Gomez - Member, Garden City
Kate Reid - Member, Syracuse
Karen Belanger - Executive Director, Westchester Putnam School Boards Association