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​Voting Procedures 

 

Eligibility

To be eligible to vote at the SPRINGS UFSD you must be registered. In order to register and individual must be:

1.    A U.S. citizen,
2.    At least 18 years of age, 
3.    Be a resident of the Springs Union Free School District for a period of 30 days prior to the Annual Budget Vote and Election or Special School Board Meeting in which an individual offers to vote, and
4.    Not claim the right to vote elsewhere


Registration

Registration for the Springs Union Free School District is offered when school is in session and during the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.at the Office of the District Clerk,  48 School Street, East Hampton. Anyone needing assistance to register because of a physical handicap may call the District Clerk at 324-0144 to make arrangements.

Please note, any resident of the school district who is already registered with the Suffolk County Board of Elections or the school district, and has voted within the past four years, shall be entitled to vote without further registration.

If you are unsure of whether or not you are properly registered, please call Julie Bistrian, District Clerk at 324-0144 for verification.


Voting

The 2019 Annual School Board Budget Vote and Election will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. located in the Library, 48 School Street, Springs.


Absentee Ballots

Applications may be obtained at the Springs School District’s District Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., via postal service or email. The District Clerk’s address is:    Julie Bistrian, District Clerk, Springs UFSD, 48 School Street, East Hampton, NY 11937 and/or jbistrian@springsschool.org. 

Completed applications for absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk at least seven (7) days before the Budget Vote and Election if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or by the day before the election, if the ballot is to be issued personally to the voter. Absentee ballots must be received in the Office of the District Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on the day of the Budget Vote and Election in order to be canvassed.


Election of Board Members

Two members of the Springs UFSD Board of Education will be elected for a three (3) year term commencing July 1, 2018 and expiring June 30, 2021. The two (2) seats to be filled are those currently held by Amy Rivera and David Conlon.