Applications close October 29 for Farmington school board post

Farmington Public Schools will accept applications Through 4 p.m. on Monday, October 29, for an open seat on the Board of Trustees.

The vacancy was created by October 16 the resignation of trustee Jim Stark. The district has 30 days to fill the position, or Oakland Schools officials will appoint a trustee. Candidates will be interviewed during an open meeting, and an appointment requires a majority vote of the remaining school board members.

Anyone interested may download an application at To learn more, contact Kim Buckley at 248-489-3338 or

If you are unable to complete an application online, please scan materials and send them to

The appointee will serve through December 2020, and the seat will be filled in the November 2020 General Election. 

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