MSAD 6 PRESS RELEASE: NOMINATION PAPERS AVAILABLE FOR AT-LARGE MSAD 6 SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION

PRESS RELEASE

Date: February 8, 2018

From: Paul A. Penna, Superintendent of Schools

Maine School Administrative District No. 6 (MSAD 6)

RE: Nomination Papers Available for At-Large MSAD 6 School Board Election

NOMINATION PAPERS AVAILABLE

Candidate nomination papers are available on or after Thursday, February 8, 2018, for the following

MSAD 6 at-large school board seats, to be voted on at the annual District-wide election:

MSAD 6 SCHOOL BOARD DIRECTOR:

þ At-Large, with Buxton Residency Requirement (3 year term, expires June 2021)

þ At-Large, with Hollis Residency Requirement (3 year term, expires June 2021)

þ At-Large, with Limington Residency Requirement (2 year term, expires March 2020)

þ At-Large, with Standish Residency Requirement (3 year term, expires June 2021)

Nomination papers are available at the following locations during regular office hours:

MSAD 6 Central Office (94 Main Street, Buxton, ME 04093)

Office Hours: Mon – Fri 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

FMI contact: Hedy Smith, Executive Secretary (207) 929-2331

Town of Buxton (185 Portland Road, Buxton, ME 04093)

Office Hours: Mon Tue Thu Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Wed 11:30 AM – 7:30 PM

FMI contact: John L. Myers, Jr., Town Clerk (207) 929-6171

Town of Frye Island – Not distributing nomination papers this year

Town of Hollis (34 Town Farm Road, Hollis, ME 04042)

Office Hours: Tue Thu Fri 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Wed 12:00 – 8:00 PM (Mon closed)

FMI contact: Martha Huff, Town Clerk (207) 929-8552 ext. 18

Town of Limington (425 Sokokis Avenue, Limington, ME 04049)

Office Hours: Mon Tue Wed Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Thu 6:00– 8:00 PM, first & last Sat 9:00– 11:00 AM

FMI contact: Patricia Ramsdell, Town Clerk (207) 637-2171

Town of Standish (Standish Town Hall, 175 Northeast Road (Rte. 35) Standish, ME 04084)

Office Hours: Mon Tue Wed Thu 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM (Fri closed)

FMI contact: Mary Chapman, Town Clerk (207) 642-4678 or (207) 642-3461

DEADLINE FOR DELIVERING NOMINATION PAPERS TO REGISTRARS OF VOTERS

All candidate nomination papers must be delivered to the Registrar of Voters in each of the MSAD 6

member municipalities where signatures have been collected by 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 15, 2018

for certification.

DEADLINE FOR DELIVERING CERTIFIED NOMINATION PAPERS TO MSAD 6

All certified candidate nomination papers must be delivered to the MSAD 6 Central Office

(94 Main Street in Buxton) by 4:00 PM on Friday, March 23, 2018.

The candidates are responsible for collecting certified nomination papers from the Registrar of Voters

and delivering them to MSAD 6 Central Office by the deadline.

ELECTION DAY

Election day is Tuesday, June 12, 2018. All voters may vote in their town for all vacant at-large MSAD 6

Director seats, regardless of the residency requirement for each vacant seat.

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For more information, please contact Hedy Smith, Executive Secretary at (207) 929-2331 or by email at

hsmith@bonnyeagle.org.