East Grand School District board positions available | SkyHiNews.com

East Grand School District board positions available

Sky-Hi News staff

The East Grand School District has announced four board positions available for the upcoming November elections.

The open positions are District 4, which includes the portions north and east of Highway 40 in Fraser and Winter Park; District 3, which includes the area surrounding Granby; District 5, the Town of Granby; and District 6, the Grand Lake area.

District residents interested in running must submit petitions declaring candidacy by Aug. 29. A workshop for perspective candidates will be held at 5 p.m on Aug. 20, before the regular board meeting. Representatives will answer questions and provide information on board proceedings and government.

Chip Besse of District 4 and Jerry Reed of District 5 are eligible for re-election, according to a statement issued by Board President Tom Sifers. The remaining two positions opened up after board members Barbara Ahrens and Sifers reached their term limits.

A map of district boundaries is available on East Grand School District’s website (http://www.egsd.org) under the “Board of Education” section.

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