Board of Education

 

2019 School Election

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

 

 

Polls will be open from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm at the following locations:

 
District 1                                Municipal Building
                                        One Miller Lane
                                        Bedminster, N.J.
 
District 2, 3                            Lamington Church
                                               355 Lamington Road
                                               Bedminster, N.J.                                                         

District 4, 5, 6                        Pluckemin Presbyterian Church

                                               Route 206 South
                                               Bedminster, N.J.

District 7, 8, 9                       Hills Village North Recreation Center

                                               Artillery Park Road
                                               Bedminster, N.J.
 

 

To download a Vote by Mail form, click here.
 


Election Information

 

Annual school district elections will be held on the first Tuesday in
November.   Registered voters will be asked to choose members of the Board of 
Education. A completed petition must be dropped off in person at the Somerset County Board of Elections in Somerville by the last Monday in July by 4:00 pm.  Click here to download a copy of the petition....BoE Election Petition
 
Information regarding the District’s proposed budget is discussed at public Board of
Education meetings. The public hearing on the budget was held on April 25, 2019 at
7:30 pm at the BedminsterTownship School, 234 Somerville Road, Bedminster, NJ  07921

Click here for the New Jersey State Division of Elections web site

Are You Interested In Becoming A School Board Member Candidate?

New Jersey School Board Association (NJSBA) has information being a school board member and can help you learn more about this decision to serve. Please click on the link below for more information.

School Board Candidacy Kit

 

The annual school election is held in November during the normal election cycle for other elected officials.  Forms to register your candidacy are available at the County Administration Office located in Somerville or see the petition link above.

If you are considering serving on our board, please take advantage of NJSBA’s online briefings that provide details about responsibilities of serving on the board.  They have three videos that address leadership, legal issues, and role of a board member.  

 

 

 

 
Voter Registration
 

To be eligible to vote:

  • Residents must be at least 18 years old;
  • Citizens of the United States;

  • Must have been living in the State and the County for at least 30 days;

  • Must have registered at least 21 days prior to the election.

 

Anyone already registered to vote in general elections 
may also vote in school elections.

Voter registration applications are available in the main lobby at the Bedminster Township School.  They can also be obtained by contacting:

Somerset County Election Board
P.O. Box 3000
20 Grove St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
or by calling (908) 231-7013

 

 

Absentee Ballots

In New Jersey, any voter can now vote by mail for any election.
Voters no longer need a reason for an Absentee Ballot.

A voter may apply for a Vote by Mail ballot by completing a Vote by Mail Application and mailing the application to:

Somerset County Clerk, Brett A. Radi
P.O. Box 3000
20 Grove St.
Somerville, NJ 08876
CountyClerk@co.somerset.nj.us

at least 7 days prior to the election.

A voter may also apply in person at the Somerset County Clerk’s Office
until 3:00pm, the day before the election.

 

The County Clerk cannot accept faxed copies of a Vote by Mail application since an
original signature is required.

Vote by Mail ballots must be completed for each election.

To download a Vote by Mail application, click here.
Para descargar un Formulario de Solicitud de Voto Por Correo, chasque aquí
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