Five seats on the seven-member Sandwich Public Library District Board of Trustees will be open for the April 2 consolidated election. Four of the seats will have for a four-year term expiring in April 2023, while one seat will have a two-year term expiring in 2021.
To be eligible, a candidate must be a registered voter; have lived in the library district for at least one year before the filing of a nomination petition; not be delinquent in paying real estate taxes or any other indebtedness to the library district; and not have a conviction for any infamous crime, bribery, perjury or other felony.
Nomination petitions must have at least 27 signatures from registered voters who live in the library district. Election packets containing petition forms and instructions are available at the library, 925 S. Main St., Sandwich. Completed petitions signed by voters and circulators may be filed from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays from Dec. 10 through Dec. 17 at the library.
For further information, call Amy Vidlak Girmscheid at 815-786-8308, ext. 212.