Updated 5/15/20: Governor's Executive Order of June 7, 2020 Requires Ballots to be Delivered by US Mail No Later Than 5:00 pm on June 16, 2020; Ballot Tallying To Begin at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, Livestreamed via Zoom

Based upon the latest Executive Order No. 202.39, issued by Governor Cuomo on Sunday, June 7, 2020,  (https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/no-20239-continuing-temporary-suspension-and-modification-laws-relating-disaster-emergency), the 2020-21 school budget and BOE member vote will be impacted as outlined below:


Sections 2018-a and 2018-b of the Education Law, to the extent necessary to allow any absentee ballot for an election held on June 9, 2020 and received by mail in the office of the clerk of the school district or designee of the trustees or school board not later than June 16, 2020 to be canvassed for such election.  No ballots for such election shall be accepted by the clerk of the school district or designee of the trustees or school board after 5 p.m. on June 9, 2020 except those received by mail in accordance with this provision. Any receptacle used for hand delivery of absentee ballots in such election shall be closed and removed at 5 p.m. on June 9, 2020; The ballots therein shall remain unopened pending delivery of mailed ballots, and shall be removed and canvassed after 5 p.m. on June 16, 2020.



Ballot tallying will begin at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 and will be livestreamed at that time via Zoom, as follows:


Topic: Opening of the Ballots

Time: Jun 16, 2020 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


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Meeting ID: 797 9005 4571

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Mailing: P.O. Box 351, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Physical: 45 N. Park Rd., Rhinebeck, NY 12572


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