• Voter Information

    Voter Eligibility

    On June 9, 2020, District residents will have the opportunity to vote on the school district’s proposed budget for 2020-21 and candidates for the Board of Education. You are eligible to vote in the school district election if you are a citizen of the United States, 18 years of age or older on the day of the vote, and a resident in the Miller Place School District for at least 30 days or more preceeding the day of the vote. Those who are registered for either school district or general elections and have voted in a school or general election within the last four years are eligible to vote.

     

    Voter Registration

    Please note: If you have not voted in a general or school district election in the past four years, you must register to vote in this election.  There will be no in-person registration. You may register online to vote by May 26, 2020 at: 

     

    Absentee Ballots

    As per Executive Order 202.26, this year all voting by qualified voters will be by absentee ballot only - there will be no in-person voting.  Absentee ballots and postage-paid return envelopes have been mailed to all qualified voters. As per the updated Executive Order 202.39 ballots can be accepted by the District in person until June 9, 2020 at 5:00 pm and by mail until June 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm to be valid and counted.  Ballots must be received by the District no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 to be valid and counted. Please call (631) 474-2700 ext. 764 or email pmorbill@millerplace.k12.ny.us if you need more information.  

     

    Please see the attached document regarding the absentee ballot procedures for the June 9, 2020 vote.

     

    Any person who wishes to examine the list of absentee voters to whom ballots have been issued may request access to such list by emailing the District Clerk at pmorbill@millerplace.k12.ny.us. If a qualified voter wishes to file a written challenge of the qualifications of any voter on this list, such challenge must be emailed to the District Clerk at pmorbill@millerplace.k12.ny.us no later than 5:00 pm on June 9, 2020. Such email must contain the reasons for such challenge.  No written challenges received after 5:00 pm on June 16, 2020 will be considered.

     

    Board of Education

    District residents who are interested in running for a Board of Education position should contact Mrs. Patricia Morbillo, District Clerk, at 631-474-2700 ext. 764 or pmorbill@millerplace.k12.ny.us to request nominating petitions.

    Nominating petitions must be submitted to the District Clerk no later than Monday, May 11, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. in order to appear on the ballot for the June 9, 2020 election.  In light of the restrictions imposed by COVID-19, petitions will be accepted by mail as well as by email. 

    As per Executive Order 202.26, there is no minimum number of signatures required for the June 9, 2020 School Board Election.