Board Elections and Budget Vote

The Olean City School District's annual board election, budget vote will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the Olean Intermediate Middle School, 401 Wayne Street, for the purpose of electing two members to the Olean Board of Education and voting on the Olean City School District's 2019-2020 annual budget. The election of members of the Board of Education shall be held to fill two (2) positions on the Board. Both positions are to be for a five (5) year term commencing on July 1, 2019, and terminating on June 30, 2024, created by the expiration of the term of members Ira Katzenstein and Frank Steffen, Jr. on June 30, 2019.

Candidates for the office of Member of the Board of Education shall be nominated by petition. Nominating petitions are available in the District Clerk's Office. Each petition shall be directed to the Clerk of the District, shall be signed by at least 100 qualified voters of the District, shall state the residence of each signer, and shall be filed in the Office of the Clerk of the District between the hours of 9:00 a.m. Prevailing Time and 5:00 P.M. Prevailing Time not later than May 1, 2019.

For those registered voters unable to vote in person on the day of the May 21st election and budget vote for reasons such as hospitalization, out of area on business, military service, vacations, imprisonment, or outside of area college attendance, applications for absentee ballots may be obtained from the Olean City School District Clerk's office during regular business hours. If you have questions regarding any of these matters, please contact the Clerk of the Olean Board of Education at 375-8018.