Absentee ballot deadline extended to June 16

Gov. Cuomo on Sunday issued an executive order extending the deadline for districts to receive mailed absentee ballots for the budget vote and board election to Tuesday, June 16 at 5 p.m.

The deadline to hand deliver a ballot to the district office remains Tuesday, June 9 at 5 p.m.

The Menands School District will begin the counting process on June 16. The results will be available as soon as all ballots have been accounted for, but no later than 5 p.m. on June 17 (24 hours following the deadline for ballots to be received by the district). The results will be posted on the website, Facebook, and sent through Everbridge.