Deadline approaching to file for Hanover Park school board vacancy

Hanover Park School District serves Hanover Park High School and Whippany Park High School

FLORHAM PARK — Residents are invited to apply for a seat on the Hanover Park Regional High School District Board of Education following the death of Board member Ernest Eveland.

Ernest F. Eveland, III, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, Business Administrator William Albert disclosed.

Mr. Eveland worked for many years as a coach and teacher at Hanover Park High School, which serves high school students in Florham Park and East Hanover Township.

Eveland was elected to his first term on the Hanover Park board alongside his father in 2018. His son Scott served as Florham Park’s mayor.

The deadline to file a letter of interest along with a copy of your resume is 4:00 p.m. Friday, November 1.

The individual selected will be appointed at the next board meeting to be held on Wednesday, November 13, at 7:30 p.m. The term expires January 2021 and will not be on the ballot in this year’s November general election.

Prospective candidates may send a letter of interest and resume to Albert at Hanover Park Regional High School District, 75 Mount Pleasant Avenue, East Hanover, New Jersey 07936.

For more information, contact the Board Office at (973) 887-0320.