School board filing deadline is Friday

August 23, 2018

La PORTE —The deadline for filing for school board for the general election on Nov. 6 is Friday at noon.

A Petition of Nomination and Consent for a School Board Office (CAN 34) must be filed at the county clerk’s office, La Porte County Courthouse, 813 Lincoln Way, La Porte.

Board seats that are up for election include La Porte School Board — four At-Large seats; Michigan City School Board — three Civil City and one At-Large seat; New Durham — three At-Large seats; New Prairie District 2 — two seats, one member (elected from District 2 from Hudson and Wills Townships) and one member At-Large (must reside either in District 2 - Hudson and Wills Townships in La Porte County or District 3 — Kankakee and Galena Townships in La Porte County); South Central School Board, — one member from Clinton Township only and one member At-Large from Noble or Hanna Township; and Tri-Township — one member from District 1 (Cass Township), one member from District 2 (Dewy Township) and one member from District 3 (Prairie Township.)

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