Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
The Phoenix Central School District is accepting petitions for the board of education.
There are three seats open for election during the vote on May 20. The seats hold three-year terms and there is no salary.
The incumbents are Paul Gilchriest, Debbie St. Phillips and Keith Watkins.
Petitions to nominate candidates for the school board election can be obtained from the District Clerk’s office, located at the 116 Volney St., Phoenix.
Petitions must be signed by at least 25 qualified voters of the Phoenix Central School District and must state the name and address of the candidate. Residential address of each signer must also be provided.
The petitions must be filed with the District Clerk’s office no later than 5 p.m. Monday, April 21. The budget vote and elections will take place May 20.