SOLON– Three candidates have filed to run for the Solon Community School District (SCSD) Board of Education.
On the SCSD ticket for the September school board election will be incumbent Dean Martin, along with Dan Coons and Jeremiah Sinnwell. ThoseThe candidates will be running to fill two at-large seats for the expiring terms of current board members Martin and Tim Brown. Newly elected board members will serve for four years. Terms for remaining board members Dave Asprey, Lianne Westcot and Dick Schwab all expire in 2013.
The filing deadline for candidates to be on the ballot for the Sept. 13, 2011, school board elections was last Thursday, Aug. 4. Candidates were required to obtain a minimum of 45 signatures of eligible voters, or 1 percent of the registered voters within the district.
Pre-registration deadline for voters in the Sept. 13 election is Friday, Sept. 2. Voters can still register after the deadline using the election day registration process. Friday, Sept. 9, will be the last day to request absentee ballots by mail.