Hastings-on-Hudson’s Democratic incumbents will be the only candidates on the ballot in March’s village election, as no other parties or independent candidates have stepped up to run.
Mayor Peter Swiderski, Trustee Bruce Jennings and Trustee Meg Walker are all running for another two-year term on the Hastings-on-Hudson Board of Trustees. The salary for the mayoral position is $3,840 per year, and $1,920 per year for trustees.
Swiderski, who was first elected as a trustee in 2003, was elected mayor in 2009 and is currently serving his second term. Jennings and Walker are also currently serving out their second consecutive terms as a trustee. Jennings also served three terms as an elected trustee between 2000 and 2006.
Friday, March 8 is the last day to register with the Westchester County Board of Elections to be eligible to vote in this March’s election. If you are submitting an application for an absentee ballot, the last day to hand it into the village clerk is on Tuesday, March 12. Monday, March 18 is the last day that the clerk can accept absentee ballots.
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The village election will be held Tuesday, March 19 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the James Harmon Community Center at 44 Main St.