Elections

Time to File: School Board Candidate Petitions Due July 25

99694299c6c6a02456f1_County_Courthouse_August_2015.jpg
Credits: County of Union, NJ
99694299c6c6a02456f1_County_Courthouse_August_2015.jpg

UNION COUNTY, NJ – Those seeking a seat on the Clark Board of Education must file a candidate petition on or before July 25, 2016. Three seats are open and each is for a three-year term.

“Candidates still have ample time to file, but with summer vacations under way the days can slip by quickly,” Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi said. “If you would like to be on the ballot this November, please ensure that you file in time.”

Filings are due at the Union County Clerk's office, Elections Division, 2 Broad Street, Room 113, Elizabeth, New Jersey before 4 p.m. on Monday, July 25. Petitions must contain ten valid signatures.

Sign Up for E-News

The school board election is held concurrently with the general election in November.  Election Day this year is Tuesday November 8.

For more details about school board elections in Union County and to obtain downloadable petitions, visit Rajoppi’s office online at ucnj.org/county-clerk, email lbobish@ucnj.org or call the Elections Division,908-527-4996.

Candidates can also obtain petitions and additional information through the New Jersey School Boards Association online at njsba.org.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Clark

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_fe257547a6685e9619f7_mini_magick20180330-124868-lbfbjm

Wed, April 25, 1:00 PM

Clark Public Library, Clark

Wednesday Afternoon Movies

Arts & Entertainment Government

Carousel_image_b3156fd94705aad06530_mini_magick20180420-84316-1ipglam

Wed, April 25, 7:00 PM

The Cranford Hotel (sponsored by Calvary Lutheran Church), Cranford

Beer & Bible

Religions And Spirituality

Carousel_image_a0e77c78491bef881633_mini_magick20180304-33586-10cjicz

Thu, April 26, 11:00 AM

Clark

Chess Club

Arts & Entertainment

How to Report Potholes in Union County

April 21, 2018

With the winter weather finally winding down, potholes are a frequent issue for drivers. The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders would like you to know there are resources you can use to report them to the proper agency.

"We certainly encourage drivers and commuters to report any pothole they encounter on roads throughout Union County to the responsible authority," said ...

Politics IS Government in Union County

April 21, 2018

After Bruce Patrson of Garwood was stopped from speaking at the Union County freeholder meeting of March 22 regarding the politics behind refusing to give the party line to a sitting freeholder I thought this brazen suppression of free speech could not go unanswered. At the the April 19 meeting I answered with these comments.

After ten years of following government in Union County I conclude ...

Obituaries

Jun 29, 1927 - Apr 23, 2018
Margaret (Peggy) Kirk Leonard passed away Monday, April 23rd, surrounded by her loved ones. Peggy ...
Read more