under Candidate Information, or from the County voters registration office,
155 Indiana Ave. in Valparaiso, Room 105.
The state is also
requiring all candidates to file a statement of economic interests (Form
CAN-12) along with their petition of nomination.
In school board
races, candidates run as independents and do not require declaration of
Members serve four
In order to be
accepted, the nomination petition form needs at least 10 signatures from
registered voters living inside the boundaries of the school district.
urged by the Voters Registration office to obtain more than 10 signatures in
case there is a problem verifying the names.
Candidates are also
urged to not wait until the last minute to file, since they must turn in the
petition signatures in order to be eligible to run in the Nov. 4 election.
Each candidate must
confirm their residencies with the Voters Registration office. They must be
a registered voter.
candidates are voted on by all the voters in the school district; however,
the candidates for the Westchester/Pine and Liberty seats must live in those