Sunday, November 6, 2011

Interested In Becoming A Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Board Of Director? - Find Out How and What It Entails At Question and Answer Session Monday Night 7:30 PM At Westview Lower Community Room

Are you interested in serving your community by becoming a Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Board Director (RIOC). If so, you should attend the Question and Answer session for potential RIOC Board nominees that will take place in the Westview lower community room (625 Main) at 7:30 p.m. this coming Monday, November 7.

The purpose of the Q and A is to provide interested residents with information about the Board's role and responsibilities, the nitty-gritty of service, the requirements (U.S. citizen, 25 years or older, Island resident for at least 6 months), the NY State vetting process, campaigning, and whatever else you may want to know.

Current and former elected RIOC Board members will be there to explain what the position entails and answer your questions.

The election is on Tuesday, February 7, 2012. The deadline for nominations (notarized) and petitions (50 signatures of Island residents 18 years or older) is January 22, 2012.

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