School Board Candidate Petitions are available at the Essex County Clerk's Office for the November 5, 2013 Election. There are three open positions on the West Essex Regional Board of Education in the following towns: 2 Three-year terms in North Caldwell and 1 Three-year term in Roseland.
Nominating positions for election to the West Essex Regional School District Board of Education are available in the Essex County Clerk's Office, 465 Martin Luther King Blvd., Room 247, Newark, NJ, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
"School Board Candidate Kits" may also be obtained online at www.njsba.org. Each kit includes a nominating petition, information about legal qualifications for school board candidacy and the role of the school board member. Information about the New Jersey School Ethics Act and important dates in the election process are also included.
Nominating petitions must be filed with the Essex County Clerk on or before 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, 2013. The election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 5, 2013.