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BECOME A BOARD MEMBER

District Elections Notice: The 2019 Board of Supervisors election for the Pierce Conservation District will not take place on March 21st.  The incumbent, John Hopkins, has been reelected by reason of being the only person filing for the position.  No poll site, mail, or absentee balloting will be performed.  For more information please contact Kristine Swanner at (253) 845-9770 ext. 100.

Elected Position: The person in this position serves on the Pierce Conservation District Board from 2019 until 2022. The position is currently filled by John Hopkins of Puyallup. Interested candidates must be registered voters who reside within the boundaries of the District. Candidates may be required to be landowners or operators of a farm, depending on the current composition of the District board of supervisors. The filing deadline for candidates to file their forms is February 21st by 4pm. Interested candidates must file their candidate information at the following location; Pierce Conservation District, 308 West Stewart Avenue / P.O. Box 1057, Puyallup, WA 98371. Candidate forms for this position can be found as Form PF-A and Form PF-B at the link provided; www.scc.wa.gov/elections-and-appointments/. These forms are also available from the District Elections Officer, whose contact information is listed at the bottom of this notice.

Appointed Position: The person in this position serves on the Pierce Conservation District Board from 2019 until 2022. The position is currently filled by Brian Sullivan of Lakewood. You must reside within District boundaries to be a candidate for this position. Candidates wishing to be considered for this position must file an application with the Washington State Conservation Commission. Applications must be received by the Commission no later than March 31, 2019. Form AF1 for this position can be found at the following website; www.scc.wa.gov/elections-and-appointments/. This form is also available from the District Elections Officer, whose contact information is listed at the bottom of this notice.

Voting in Conservation District “By-Mail” Elections: The Pierce Conservation District uses the “by-mail” election process. There are two methods for participating in the District election;

In-Person: You may appear in person at the Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 South Meridian, Puyallup, WA 98371; between 4pm and 8pm on March 21, 2019 and vote in person. You will be required to show identification to verify that you are a qualified voter. To be considered qualified you must be a registered voter who resides within District boundaries.

By Mail: You can request a ballot to be mailed to you by providing your name, mailing address, residential address, and legal signature to the District Elections Officer (listed below). To have your ballot counted you must be a registered voter who resides within District boundaries. Ballots must be requested by 4pm on February 28th to be placed upon the list to receive “by-mail” ballots for the 2019 election.

For further information about District elections, to request candidate forms or ballots, or for any other question about the District in general, contact the District Elections Officer:

Selena Corwin, District Elections Officer

Pierce Conservation District

P.O. Box 1057

Puyallup, WA 98371

253-845-9770 ext. 101

selenac@piercecd.org