• NOTICE OF FILING DEADLINE:
    OKEMOS SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES

    The deadline for filing as a candidate for the Okemos School Board is:
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at 4:00 P.M.

    Interested citizens must file an Affidavit of Identity and a nonpartisan nominating petition (minimum 40 signatures) at the Meridian Township Clerk’s Office by 4:00 p.m. July 21, 2020 to be placed on the November 3, 2020 school election ballot. A $100 nonrefundable fee may be filed in lieu of a petition.

    On the ballot will be the following Board of Education terms of office:

    • Four (4) Local School Board seats are open
      • Term of office is four (4) years
      • Begins January 1, 2021 and ends December 31, 2024

    Nominating petition forms may be obtained from the school board office (Okemos Road at Mt. Hope) or from the Township Clerk’s Office.  Ideally, you would obtain a copy of the Affidavit of Identity from the Secretary of State’s website at www.mich.gov/sos.

    Election Coordinator for Okemos Public Schools: 
    Meridian Township Clerk Brett Dreyfus
    Citizens may call 853-4300 concerning voter registration, precinct locations, or to answer general election questions. 

    www.meridian.mi.us