A board of five Supervisors, three elected and two appointed, direct the programs and policies of the Whidbey Island Conservation District. Appointed and elected positions are for 3-year terms and are served without compensation. District elections are held each spring. For more information about the Conservation District election process, click here.
District Election 2020
WICD is Seeking Candidates for Two Supervisor Positions
In May 2020, the terms of two WICD supervisors will expire – one elected and one appointed. Both are full-term (3-years) positions to be filled. By resolution at the October 2019 Board meeting, details were set for the 2020 election of these two open positions. The deadline for applying for the elected position is January 7, 2020, and the deadline for applying for the appointed position is March 31, 2020. Candidates must be registered voters residing on Whidbey Island, and may be required to own land or operate a farm. The Board has appointed Sandy Welch to be the election supervisor. Complete information on how to file as a candidate is available to review and download HERE, or by visiting the District office. General Conservation District election and appointment procedures are available at www.scc.wa.gov/elections/.
The election will be held on February 4, 2020 at the WICD office at 1 NE 4th Street in Coupeville, WA. Polls will be open from 2 - 6 pm. Island County registered voters are eligible to vote. Mail-in ballots will be available starting January 7, 2019 through 4:00 pm, January 14 by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 888-678-4922. Ballots must be returned to WICD by 6 pm February 4, 2020.
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