2021 - 2022 School Budget/Election Information Page

Budget Hearing - May 4, 2021



    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing of the qualified voters of the Geneseo Central School District will be held via zoom on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. prevailing time for the presentation of the budget.

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual meeting (vote) of the qualified voters of the Geneseo Central School District, Livingston County, New York, will be held in the auditorium foyer in said District on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 between the hours of 6:00 am and 9:00 p.m., prevailing time at which time the polls will be opened to vote upon the following propositions:

     1.  To elect two (2) members of the Board for a 3-year term commencing July 1, 2021 to succeed, Jennifer Mehlenbacher and David Dwyer whose terms expire on June 30, 2021. Proposition #1:

     2.  To adopt the annual budget of the School District of the fiscal year 2021-22 and to authorize the requisite portion thereof to be raised by taxation on the taxable property of the District.

    AND FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a copy of the statement of the amount of money which will be required to fund the School District’s budget for the 2021-2022 school year, exclusive of public monies, and the tax exemption report may be obtained by any resident of the District at said Central School Building during the fourteen (14) days immediately preceding said Annual Meeting between the hours of 9:00a.m. and 4:00p.m. except Saturday, Sunday and holidays. Copies of the said statement may also be obtained at the Annual Meeting.

    AND FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that petition nominating candidates for the office of  member of the Board of Education shall be filed with the Clerk of said School District at her office in the Geneseo Central School District Office, no later than Monday, April 19, 2021 between 8:30a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Each petition shall be directed to the Clerk of the District and shall be signed by at least twenty-five (25) voters of the District, and must state the name and residence of each signer.

    AND NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that applications for absentee ballots for voting on the above-referenced propositions may be applied for at the office of the District Clerk, 4050 Avon Road, Geneseo, New York 14454.  Any such application must be received by the District Clerk at least seven (7) days before the date of the vote on the above-referenced proposition if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before such vote if the ballot is to be picked up personally by the voter.  A list of all persons to whom absentee ballots shall have been issued will be available for public inspection during regular business hours in the office of the District Clerk through the date of the election.  Absentee ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk not later than 5:00 p.m. on May 18, 2021. Any qualified voter present in the polling place may object to the voting of the ballot upon appropriate grounds for making his/her challenge and the reasons therefore known to the Inspector of Election before the close of the polls.

    AND FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the qualified voters of the School District shall be entitled to vote at said annual vote and election.  A qualified voter is one who is (1) a citizen of the United States of America (2) eighteen years of age or older and (3) resident within the School District for a period of thirty (30) days receding the annual vote and election.  The School District may require all persons offering to vote at the budget vote and election to provide one form of proof of residency pursuant to Education Law  S2019-C.  Such form may include a driver’s license, a non-driver identification card, a utility bill, or a voter registration card.  Upon offer of proof of residency, the School District may also require all persons offering to vote to provide their signature, printed name and address.

    District Clerk

    Sheri Kaleta

    School District:  Geneseo Central School