Posted Date: 01/14/2022
The Union Public Schools PLAC (Parent-Legislative Action Committee) and UCTA (Union Classroom Teachers Association: invite the public to attend the Board of Education Zone 2 candidates forum from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, January 27, at the 8th Grade Center, 6501 S. Garnett.
Candidates for the Union Board of Education Zone 2 seat are Shelley Gwartney, Dr. Chris McNeil and Derek Rader. Currently represented by McNeil, that district includes the campuses of Andersen, Cedar Ridge, Moore and Peters elementary schools.
The election will be Tuesday, February 8. Pollsi will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. If a candidate in the February primary receives more than 50 percent of the votes cast, that candidate shall be elected to the Board of Education and no general election shall be necessary. If necessary, a general election between the top-two candidates would be April 5, 2022.