Nine people have filed nominating papers, with Statements of Candidacy, for the office of Board Member – Hinsdale Township High School District 86. Barring withdrawals or successful challenges, the candidates will appear in the following order on the April 9, 2013, Consolidated Election ballot: Claudia Manley, Jennifer Babbington, Victor Casini, Dennis Brennan, Deirdre Gorgol, Katherine Gallo, Roseanne Rosenthal, Edward Corcoran, and Roger Kempa. Four of the seven Board seats will be open, and voters will be able to cast up to four votes in the District 86 election; voters may not cumulate votes (i.e., cast more than one vote for a single candidate) in the non-partisan election.
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Update: The time for filing objections to nominating papers expired, without any filings, Friday afternoon January 4, 2013. The ballot is now final, subject only to withdrawals, which must be filed on or before January 31, 2013. Write-in candidates may file a declaration of intent to run on or before February 7, 2013.