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2 Board Seats Up for Election This November

Two seats on the Blaine County School District Board of Trustees will be up for election in November 2021.

The seats include Zone 2 (currently filled by Gretchen Gorham) and Zone 4 (currently filled by Dan Turner). Candidates must reside in that zone to declare their candidacy and for the duration of their term on the Board.

Zone 2 includes areas east of Highway 75, north of Muldoon Canyon Rd and south/east of Quigley and Fox Acres Roads (includes Woodside Subdivision; excludes Deerfield, Bellevue City). It also includes areas north of Highway 20 and west of Highway 75 (excluding Bellevue City), Bend of the River Ranch, west of the Big Wood River to Colorado Gulch Rd. and south of Colorado Mulch Rd/Croy Creek Rd/Camp Creek Rd.

Zone 4 includes east of Big Wood River, north of Deer Creek Rd.; north of West Meadow Drive to Buttercup, west of Buttercup to Highway 75, west of Highway 75 to Ketchum, west of Trail Creek to rejoin Highway 75 near Big Wood Golf course and north to County Line.

All candidates must file a declaration of candidacy and petition for candidacy. Once the forms are completed the candidates must have the County Services Manager verify the signatures on their petition prior to delivering it to the Board Clerk Vicki Pitcairn at 118 W. Bullion Street, Hailey, ID 83333 no later than September 3, 2021. 

Click here to access the documents for candidacy. If you have any questions please contact the Board Clerk at clerk@blaineschools.org or 208-578-5003.

Once the documents are filed, the Board Clerk will certify the candidates to the County Services Manager no later than September 10. 

BCSD residents will vote to fill these two positions on Tuesday, November 9.