by Chet Hardin
According to a press release from Colorado Springs School District 11, the board of education is looking for nominations for school board directors. Election for the four positions will be on Tuesday, Nov. 1.
Here you go, nominate someone worthy:
At this election, four school board directors will be elected for a term of four years. To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered voter of the school district for at least 12 consecutive months before the election. A person is ineligible to run for school board director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child.
A person who wants to be a candidate must file a written notice of intention and a nomination petition in accordance with law.
Nomination petitions may be obtained from the Board of Education Office, Colorado Springs School District 11, 1115 North El Paso Street, Suite 206, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903, telephone 520- 2004, fax 577-4546. Office hours are 8 a.m. — 5 p.m. Completed petitions must contain at least 50 valid signatures and should be submitted to Board of Education Secretary, Julie Stevens, no later than 5 p.m. on August 26, 2011.