Filing begins Friday, June 29, for the open seat on the Union County Public Schools’ Board of Education.
The District 3 seat covers west of Monroe and includes the area north of Parkwood High School, as well as around the Sun Valley cluster and Wesley Chapel Elementary School. See a detailed map of District 3 at the county’s board of elections website, www.co.union.nc.us/Portals/0/BOE/Maps/school.pdf.
The seat’s representative Dean Arp – who also is board chairperson – announced he was stepping down at a recent meeting. Filing starts at noon June 29 at the elections office, 316 E. Windsor St., in Monroe, and closes July 27 at noon.
Anyone with questions about the filing can call the elections office at 704-283-3809.