Jackson School Board Appoints Board Member Voted Out of Office in 2018

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JACKSON-Scott Sargent will return to the Jackson School Board next month after he was unanimously chosen by the sitting Board of Education on October 16th to return to his seat.  Last November, Sargent was voted out of office as the loser of a four-way race for three seats.

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In that election, Vicki Grasso, Gus Acevedo and John Burnetsky each defeated Sargent.    Grasso had 11,671 votes to Sargent’s 8,485 votes.

Grasso resigned from her board position on August 22, 2019.

Sargent works as the Safety Coordinator for the Jackson Township Department of Public Works.