Tuesday, April 4, 2017
The Poplar Bluff R-I School District will accept declarations of candidacy from any person interested in running for a position on the Board of Education in the April 4, 2017, election. There are three (3) positions available with three-year terms. Those interested may file in person at the superintendent’s office located at 1110 N. Westwood Boulevard in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Candidate names will be placed on the ballot in order of filing.
Candidates must file in person with the Secretary of the Board of Education beginning December 13, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will continue during the district’s regular business hours, which are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (December 14-16, 2016 and January 2-6, 9-13, 2017). Filing will not occur on days that the schools are closed due to inclement weather or on the days that the school district’s offices are closed for the holidays: December 19-23, 26-30, 2016, and January 16, 2017. The last day to file will be January 17, 2017, during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.