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Two Board of Education Seats will be Filled

Monday, April 19, 2021 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 Tuesday, May 18, 2021. The terms of current board members Mr. Mark Kokanovich and Ms. Christina Lee are expiring this year. Ms. Lee has announced her 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 57 qualified school district voters; file the petition with the Board Clerk by 4 p.m. on April 19; and be prepared to serve out the elected term of three years. The seats will be filled in an election on May 18, the same day as the budget vote.

Candidate packets will be available starting Monday, March 1. Please make an appointment by contacting the office of the Board Clerk at 242-5200 ext. 5502.