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Park board seats up for election

Published: Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District Board of Commissioners will have four seats up for election April 9.

Petitions for candidates may be circulated beginning Sept. 25. Those interested can obtain information and materials at the St. Charles Park District administrative office, 101 S. Second St. It is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. Information also is available at www.elections.il.gov.

The filing period is set for Dec. 17 to 24 and should be submitted to board secretary Nancy A. Cox at Baker Community Center, 101 S. Second St.

Commissioners receive no compensation and are expected to serve on committees and attend at least two to three meetings each month. They also represent the park district as liaisons to various nonprofit groups and organizations.

Candidates who seek office are urged to consult with an attorney on specific questions they might have.

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