The Pasco School District is accepting applications to fill the seat of a school board member who resigned Tuesday night.
Ruben Peralta cited personal reasons in his letter of resignation.
He was appointed to the board in February 2011 when the position became vacant with the resignation of H.W. "Pete" Felsted. He was elected to the position in November 2011.
The district is accepting applications for the unexpired term left vacant by his resignation. Candidates must be a resident of Pasco School District, a United States citizen and a registered voter.
Applications are available from the Superintendent's Office at the C.L. Booth Building, 1215 W. Lewis St. and on the district's website at www.psd1.org. Completed applications are due in the superintendent's office by 5 p.m. Oct. 24.