April 18, 2019 is the last day to file petitions for two seats on the Brighton Board of Education. Two of our seven board seats are to be filled in an election on May 21, 2019. The terms of current board members Mrs. Andrea Costanza and Mrs. Karen Hatch are expiring this year. The two current board members have announced their intention to seek re-election.
In order to be eligible to run as a candidate for board member, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; a citizen of the United States; a resident of the Brighton School District for at least one year preceding the election; have a petition signed by at least 31 qualified school district voters; file the petition with the Board Clerk by 4 p.m. on April 18; and be prepared to serve out the elected term of three years. The seats will be filled in an election on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, the same day as the budget vote.
Candidate packets will be available starting Monday, March 11. Please make an appointment by contacting the office of the Board Clerk at 242-5200 ext. 5080.