ABSENTEE BALLOTS

Applications for absentee ballots may be obtained at the Office of the School District Clerk. The application must be received by the District Clerk no more than thirty (30) days and at least seven (7) days prior to the vote if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter or the day before the vote if the ballot will be picked up personally by the voter or their authorized agent named in the application at the Office of the School District Clerk.

 

Upon receiving a timely application for a mailed absentee ballot, the School District Clerk will mail the ballot to the address designated on the application no later than six (6) days before the vote. Absentee ballots must be received by the School District Clerk no later than 5:00 P.M., prevailing time, on October 18, 2022. A list of all persons to whom absentee ballots shall have been issued and a list of all military voters to whom military ballots shall have been issued will be available for inspection to qualified voters of the District in the said office of the District Clerk during regular office hours, 7:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M., prevailing time, until the day of the Special District Meeting. Any qualified voter may file a written challenge of the qualifications as a voter of any person on such lists, stating the reasons for the challenge.

MILITARY VOTERS

Military Voters who are not currently registered to vote in the District may request an application to register as a qualified voter of the District, and military voters who are registered to vote in the District may request an application for a military ballot, for the Special District Meeting on October 18, 2022, by contacting the District Clerk at 2320 Route 6, Slate Hill, NY 10973, Telephone (845) 355-5115, or email: dmolnar@minisink.com.

 

A military voter may indicate their preference for receiving the registration application and/or military ballot application by mail, facsimile transmission, or email. The completed application to register and/or for a military ballot must be received by the District Clerk by no later than 5:00 pm on September 22, 2022. Military ballots will be mailed or otherwise distributed no later than 25 days before the vote (September 23, 2022). Military ballots must be returned by mail or in person and received by the District Clerk by 5:00 pm on October 18, 2022.