VOTING IN SCHOOL BUDGET ELECTIONS
Who Is Eligible To Vote?
Residents living in the Homer Central School District can vote during the School Budget and Board of Education election on May 17, 2022. A qualified voter is one who is:
1. a citizen of the United States of America,
2. eighteen years of age or older,
3. a resident within the School District for a period of thirty (30) days preceding the annual vote and election, and
4. who is not disqualified from voting per Election Law.
Voting By Absentee Ballot
Absentee Ballots will not be sent to every household this year.
Absentee ballots are available for voters who are residents of the district but will not be able to physically vote in person. To vote by absentee ballot, you must first obtain an absentee ballot application in one of two ways:
• Download an Absentee Ballot Application here
Completed applications must be received by the district clerk at least seven days before the election if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter. Completed applications must be received by the district clerk at least one day before the election, if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter. Anyone can pick-up multiple absentee ballot applications, but only the voter can personally pick-up an absentee ballot. The Absentee Ballot must reach the office of the District Clerk no later than 5:00 pm on Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Board of Education Candidates
The following seats are up for a vote on the Board of Education: Trustees for a term of three (3) years, Aaron Bouwens, Keith Fagerheim and Shanie Riley are the names of the last incumbents.
Board of Education candidate bios: