Friday, 27 November 2009 12:14
Qualified registered voters can obtain applications for absentee ballots for the Dec. 15 vote on the proposition to Purchase Buses and Equipment and Make Certain Capital Improvements to the Bus Garage, from the District Clerk, Manhasset Public Schools, 200 Memorial Place, Manhasset, NY 11030, 516-267-7724. Applications for absentee ballots must be received at least seven (7) days before the vote if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before the vote, if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter.
The last day for the district clerk to receive the application for Absentee Ballot (if mailed) is Dec. 8 and the last day for district clerk to receive application for absentee ballot (if in person) is Dec. 14. Ballots must be received by the district clerk by 5 p.m. on Dec. 15.
Absentee ballot applications are also available on the district’s website, www.manhasset.k12.ny.us. Completed absentee ballots must be received by the district clerk no later than 5 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 15.
You are a registered voter, eligible to vote on Dec. 15 if:
• You have previously registered and voted in a school district vote and/or a public library vote within the last four calendar years, or
• You have registered to vote with the County Board of Elections and have voted at least once in any local, state or national election within the last four calendar years, or
• You have registered with the District’s Board of Registration prior to the vote.
Voter registration takes place on school days, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Office of the District Clerk, Central Office, Manhasset Secondary School, 200 Memorial Place. If you are not registered to vote you may do so by Wednesday, Dec. 9 in order to be eligible to vote. If you are unsure of your voter registration status, please call the district clerk, at 267-7724.