Oneonta, CCS Candidates Debate Tonight

Oneonta, CCS Candidates Debate Tonight


School board candidates in both the Oneonta City School District and Cooperstown Central School District will appear at public forums this evening at 7 p.m., both sponsored by chapters of the League of Women Voters.

The Oneonta forum is in the large instruction room in OHS’ science wing. Cooperstown’s is in the middle/high school cafeteria.

In Oneonta, six candidates are running for three seats: Karen Brown, Amy Burnsworth, Dan Butterman, Darren Gaisford, George F. Palladino and Evelina Richardson.

In Cooperstown, four candidates are running for two seats: Tim Hayes, David Petri, Theresa Russo and Jean Schifano.

School elections and budget votes are Tuesday, May 20.