Ohio law prohibits public boards of education from compensating any employee for time spent on any activity to influence the outcome of an election regarding a candidate for public office or the passage of a levy or bond issue or other ballot issue (Ohio Revised Code 3315.07).
These resources may be helpful to those with questions about the upcoming election:
The official list of candidates and issues on the November 7, 2017 ballot can be found on the Hamilton County Board of Elections site here: http://boe.hamilton-co.org/files/files/elections/Nov%202017/Gen17_Candidate_List.pdf
Other voting and election information can be found on the Hamilton County Board of Elections: http://boe.hamilton-co.org/
This League of Women Voters website offers nonpartisan election related information (including a Know Your Candidates publication expected to be posted on October 11): http://www.vote411.org/
Information about school board member responsibilities, eligibility requirements, campaigning, and more can be found on the Ohio School Board Association website: https://www.ohioschoolboards.org/running-school-board
Other information about school board member responsibilities (Bylaw 0120) and guidelines for political activities (Administrative Guideline 3231A) can be found in the Bylaws and Policies of Wyoming City School District: http://www.neola.com/wyomingcity-oh/
Additional information about elections in the State of Ohio can be found on the website of the Secretary of State: https://www.sos.state.oh.us/elections/#gref
|Todd Levy, President
|Scott Boster, Vice President
Members of the public are invited to attend any Board of Education meeting. If you would like to speak to the members of the Board at a meeting, please contact Suzy Henke, Director of Communications, at 513.206.7015. There is an opportunity for public recognition at the beginning of every meeting.