Notice of School Trustee Election

Notice of School Trustee Election
Posted on 10/16/2019

NOTICE OF SCHOOL TRUSTEE ELECTION

Marsing Joint School District No. 363

Canyon and Owyhee Counties, Idaho

 

Public Notice is hereby given according to law, and the requisite action of the Board of Trustees of Marsing Joint School District No 363, Canyon and Owyhee Counties, Idaho, that the annual school Trustee election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, (the Tuesday following the first Monday in November). 

Only those qualified electors residing in Trustee Zone No. 4 may vote fo a Zone No. 4 Candidate.   The purpose of said election shall be to elect one Trustee to serve for a period of four (4) years from the date of the election One (1) Trustee who resides within Trustee Zone 4.

 

Trustee Zone No. 4 is more specifically described as follows (legal description)

 

A tract of land situated in the Marsing School District No. 363, Owyhee County, Idaho, described as follows:

 

BEGINNING at the intersection of State Highway 55 and North Edison Road;

Thence northerly along North Edison Road to East Thompson Road;

Thence westerly along East Thompson Road to Market Road;

Thence northerly along Market Road to the intersection of Market Road and Phipps Lane;

Thence westerly along Market Road to the west district boundary;

Thence northerly along the west district boundary to the north district boundary and the Snake River;

Thence southeasterly along the district boundary and the Snake River to North Bruneau Highway;

Thence southerly along Bruneau Highway to Main Street (State Highway 55);

Thence westerly along Main Street and State Highway 55 to the POINT OF BEGINNING.

 

 

 

As provided by Idaho Code, Section 34-1407, no write-in vote shall be counted unless a declaration of intent had been timely filed with the Clerk of the Board of Trustees indicating that the person desired the office and is legally qualified to assume the duties of school Trustee if duly elected.  The candidate must also provide to the Clerk the signatures of five (5) electors of the candidate’s specific zone on a paper nominating petition as provided in section 34-1404, Idaho Code.  The candidate’s declaration of intent shall be filed not later than forty-five (45) days before the day of election. 

The polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the following location:

Marsing American Legion – Community Center

126 Second St. N.

Marsing, Idaho

 

An elector must be a registered voter who has resided in the state and in this School District at least thirty (30) days preceding the election.

The application for a mail-in absentee ballot must be received by the Owyhee County Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on the eleventh day before the election (Monday, October 21, 2019).  It must be received on a form made available at the Owyhee County Office located at 20381 ID-78, Murphy, Idaho, on Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Such absentee ballots must be returned by 8:00 p.m. on the day of the election. 

An application for in-person absentee voting at the absent elector's polling place must be received by the County Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on the Friday before the election (November 1st).  It must be received on a form made available at the County Office on Monday through Friday, from 8:00AM to 5:00 p.m.  Such absentee ballots must be received by the County Clerk by 8:00 PM on the day of the election.

In the event a registered elector is unable to vote in person at their designated polling place on the day of election because of an emergency situation that rendered then physically unable, the elector may submit an application for an emergency absent elector’s ballot by notifying the Owyhee County Clerk within 96 hours prior to the closing of the polls.  No person may, however, be entitled to vote under an emergency situation unless the situation claimed rendered the elector physically unable to  vote at the elector’s designated polling place within 96 hours prior to the closing of the polls.

Application for an absentee ballot may be made by using a facsimile machine or other electronic transmission.

 

Linda Troyer

Clerk, Marsing School District #363

 

Posted:  10-17-19

 

Publish:  10-23-19

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