Library Board Candidate Needed

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The Troy Public Library is looking for one candidate for its Board of Trustees to fill one open position. Registered voters who are residents of the City of Troy who wish to be considered as candidates for election to the Board of Trustees may contact Paul Hicok, Director, for further information.

Trustees are elected to serve for a three year term. Election of Trustees will take place on Tuesday, September 26th. Candidates must have lived within the boundaries of the City of Troy for one year prior to the election and will need 25 signatures from residents in the City of Troy before their names can be placed on the ballot. The deadline for returning petitions to the library is August 28th at 4:00 pm.

Paul Hicok, Director
100 second Street
Troy, New York 12180


Library Absentee Ballot

Absentee Ballots

Voters must apply for an absentee ballot.  Applications may be picked up at the Main Library or the Lansingburgh Branch.  Once the application is completed you can receive your ballot by either mailing the application back to the library or by bringing it in to either location.  We must receive all applications by Wednesday, September 20th.  Ballots need to be postmarked no later than the day before the election, September 25, 2017.

Print out the Absentee Ballot Application (right click and “Save As” to download and print the ballot)



2017 Library Vote


Library Public Information Meetings:

  • Main Library: Tuesday, September 12th at 7:00 pm
  • Lansingburgh Branch: Thursday, September 14th at 7:00 pm

Vote Information:

  • Tuesday, September 26th, 12 noon to 8:00 pm
    Main Library and Lansingburgh Branch
  • 2018 Budget