The Blaine School District’s Board of Directors has four positions open for election on Nov. 3, 2015.
Anyone interested in filing for the election must be a registered voter residing inside the district boundaries. Boundary maps can be found at blainesd.org or at the Whatcom County Auditor’s Office. District 1 includes Point Roberts and downtown Blaine; District 2 includes areas east and southeast of Blaine; District 3 includes Birch Bay Village and Point Whitehorn; District 4 includes the area south of Blaine and parts of east Birch Bay.
Board positions in Districts 1, 2 and 4 are four-year terms expiring in 2019. The District 3 position is the remaining two years of a term expiring in 2017.
The filing period for these positions is May 11-15. Candidates may file online or in person. For instructions, visit the Whatcom County Auditor’s website at co.whatcom.wa.us/auditor and look for the “ candidate information” page.
An informational meeting will be from 3 to 4 p.m. April 22 in the district office for anyone interested in learning more. Further questions about the process should be directed to the Whatcom County Auditor’s Elections Office, 360-676-6742.