NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Independent School District No. 883 shall begin on August 2, 2016, and shall close at 5 o'clock p.m. on August 16, 2016.
The general election shall be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. At that election, three (3) members will be elected to the School Board for terms of four (4) years each.
Affidavits of Candidacy are available from the school district election clerk, 6051 Ash Street, Rockford, MN 55373. 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 general election.
The affidavits of candidacy must be filed in the office of the school district clerk and the filing fee paid prior to 5 o'clock p.m. on August 16, 2016.
Dated: BY ORDER OF THE SCHOOL BOARD
June 20, 2016 Lia Hall, School District Clerk
For more information on how to be come a candidate for school board, please click on the following links:
Minnesota Secretary of State Website--Becoming a Candidate
Candidate Qualifications--(link to complete list of qualifications)
Candidate Filing Location-- Candidates for School Board Member must file with the school district clerk, located in Rockford Area Schools District Offices, 6051 Ash Street, Rockford MN 55373.
Candidate Filing Periods-- August 2, 2016 until August 16, 2016 at 5 pm.
Candidate Filing Fees
The following persons have filed for a seat on the Rockford School Board--
(in alphabetical order)
Individual Affidavits can be seen by clicking on the name.
As seen in Crow River News 10-27-16
As seen in Star Tribune
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Campaign Finance Reports Filed
Initial Report-J Johnson
Second Report-J Johnson
Final Report-J Johnson
Campaign Financial Report Certification of Filing
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