2014 School Board Election
Two Candidates are
Running for Board of Education
Election May 20
School board incumbent Cheryl Nechamen and resident Tanya
Hull are running for two of the three open seats on the
Schenectady City School District Board of Education.
The terms of Nechamen and current member Ron Lindsay will
expire June 30, 2014. The seat that Ed Kosiur vacated at
the end of February is also
up for election. All three seats are for three-year terms.
Even though there are two candidates running and three
seats to fill, the election will be held as scheduled. The
third position will be filled by the individual who has the most
write-in votes. If there are no write-in candidates to
fill the vacancy, the board must call a special meeting. The
board can choose to leave the seat vacant, hold a special
election or appoint a qualified person to fill the vacancy.
More information on the candidates will be
The School Board Election will take place
on May 20, the same day as the school Budget Vote. Polls
are open noon - 9 p.m.