RESOLUTION SETTING THE TIME AND PLACE OF THE ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE HICKSVILLE WATER DISTRICT IN THE TOWN OF OYSTER BAY AND TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD, NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK
BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Water Commissioners of the HICKSVILLE WATER DISTRICT, in the Town of Oyster Bay and Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, as follows:
WHEREAS, the Board of Water Commissioners of the HICKSVILLE WATER DISTRICT, in the Town of Oyster Bay and Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, will hold the annual election on December 12, 2017;
WHEREAS, Section 212 of the Town Law requires that a notice be published at least once in one or more newspapers having general circulation in the District and the first publication shall be at least twenty (20) days before the day of such election;
N O W T H E R E F O R E
BE IT RESOLVED, by the Board of Water Commissioners aforesaid as follows:
Section 1. The annual election shall be held at the Hicksville Fire Headquarters Building, located at 20 East Marie Street, Hicksville, New York, and at Hicksville Fire Department Station No. 4 located at Levittown Parkway, Hicksville, New York on December 12, 2017 between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. prevailing time in the evening. At said election the office of Water Commissioner shall be on the ballot. The office of Water Commissioner on the ballot shall be for a three (3) year term commencing on January 1, 2018 and ending on December 31, 2020.
Section 2. Qualified candidates for the position of Water Commissioner shall file with the Board of Water Commissioners a petition on the official district form containing not less than twenty-five (25) qualified voters designating the said candidate for the position of Water Commissioner and said petition shall be filed personally not later than thirty (30) days prior to the said election. Said petition must specify the office for which the candidate is running. Only those persons registered to vote with the Nassau County Board of Elections on or before November 20, 2017 will be entitled to vote at said election. Registered voters qualified to vote by absentee ballot pursuant to Section 213-b of the Town Law and other applicable laws and rules may apply for an absentee ballot at the District Office using the official district form. Such application must be received by the District Secretary at least seven days before the election day if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before the election, if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter or his agent.
Dated: Hicksville, New York
October 24, 2017
BOARD OF WATER COMMISSIONERS
HICKSVILLE WATER DISTRICT