Applications for absentee ballots are available to Cooperstown Central School District residents for the May 21, 2019 budget vote and School Board election.
Anyone maintaining permanent residency in the District who will be unable to vote on the day of the referendum can apply for an absentee ballot. Those district residents who are permanently disabled and are registered voters in Otsego County will automatically receive an absentee ballot from the District.
Absentee ballots are available from the office of the Clerk of the Board of Education, Cooperstown Central School District, 39 Linden Avenue, Cooperstown, New York 13326 or by calling (607) 547-5364 during the regular business hours of 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays.
All requests for an absentee ballot application must be received by the Clerk of the Board no later than May 10, 2019 if the ballot is to be mailed, or the day before the election if the ballot is to be delivered personally. All ballots must be submitted to the Clerk no later than 5:00 PM on May 21, 2019.
A listing of all persons to whom an absentee ballot is issued will be available for inspection by any qualified voter in the Office of the Clerk of the School District between the hours of 8:00 am - 4:00 pm through May 21, 2019, except Saturday, Sunday, or holiday. That listing will also be posted at the polling place on the date of the meeting.