The Gates Chili Board of Education is accepting applications to fill a recently vacated seat.
The board will appoint an individual to serve in the seat until the general election in May. At that time, a candidate will be elected to serve the remainder of the term until June 2020.
To be eligible, applicants must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years old who has lived in the district for a continuous and uninterrupted period for a minimum of one year. Applicants must be able to read and write.
Interested individuals can not be employed by the board, reside with another board member as a member of the same family nor hold another incompatible public office.
Applicants can submit a letter of interest and resume to the district clerk by Nov. 2 at joanne_doud@gateschili.org or 3 Spartan Way, Rochester, New York, 14624.
The letter should explain the applicant’s reasons for being a member of the board, as well as other information that supports their candidacy.
Candidate interviews with board members will take place the week of Dec 3. The new board member will be appointed on Jan. 8, 2019.
Call (585) 247-5050, ext. 12101 for information.