London, Ohio – The Madison Soil and Water Conservation District will hold an election for the District Board of Supervisors. Two board members will be elected to a three-year term of office. Candidates in this year’s election are Jonathan Francis, Robert A. Hunter, Nancy Denes-Sparks and A.J. Schmitt.
There will be a kick-off event to cast your vote on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at the Gwynne Conservation Area, 690 Arbuckle Road, London from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. You may cast your vote, take a wagon tour, bring a chair and enjoy a boxed picnic dinner. If you wish to stay for dinner, please purchase your dinner ticket for $10 at the Madison SWCD office or online at madisonsoilandwater.com by August 12th.
To cast a vote, visit the Madison SWCD office at 831 US Highway 42 NE, London; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to request an absentee ballot; or cast a ballot at the kick-off event from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday August 19, 2021 at the Gwynne Conservation Area, 690 Arbuckle Road, London. Voting by absentee or in person at the Madison SWCD office will be available until Friday, September 17th.
The Madison SWCD, established in 1947, is a legal subdivision of state government that provides natural resource management assistance to county landowners and other units of local government. The district is funded by the Madison County Commissioners, and the county funds are supplemented by funding from the Ohio Department of Agriculture. The district is governed by a five-member board of county residents. Board members serve staggered three-year terms.