Elections and Appointments

JEFFERSON COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT

NOTICE OF 2021 ELECTION AND APPOINTMENT

2021 Election

A mail-in election for an open, elected position on the Jefferson County Conservation District (“JCCD” or “District”) Board of Supervisors will be held on March 2, 2021.  The elected position whose term is expiring in May, 2021 is currently held by Elijah Christian.  An elected conservation district supervisor is a public official who serves without compensation and who sets policy and direction for the conservation district.  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 JCCD Board of Supervisors.  If you are interested in running for this elected position, click here to view the Washington State Conservation Commission (WSCC) Guide to Elections for Conservation District Candidates (updated 2020).  To learn about Conservation District Supervisor responsibilities, click hereInterested Candidates must file the required “Candidate Information for the Office of Elected Supervisor” form with the JCCD office on or before 4:00 p.m. on January 29, 2021.  To access a Microsoft Word version of the WSCC Form PF-A “Candidate Information for the Office of Elected Supervisor”, click here.  To access a pdf version of the WSCC Form PF-A “Candidate Information for the Office of Elected Supervisor”, click here.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the JCCD office is currently closed to the public.  Candidate Information for the Office of Elected Supervisors forms should be mailed to the JCCD office at 205C W Patison Street in Port Hadlock, Washington.  Any questions, comments, or concerns should be directed to the JCCD office by email at info@jeffersoncd.org, by telephone at 360-385-4105, or by mail at 205C W Patison Street in Port Hadlock, Washington.  If you are unable to access or print required paperwork, please contact the JCCD Elections Supervisor, Tracy Kier, at tkier@jeffersoncd.org or at 360-385-4105, to arrange alternative accommodations.

Eligible voters are registered voters who reside within the boundaries of the Jefferson County Conservation District.  Ballots can be requested by email at tkier@jeffersoncd.org; by phone at 360-385-4105; or by mail from the JCCD office at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington.  The last day and time that voters can request a ballot from the District is 4:00 p.m. on February 9, 2021. 

Completed ballots must be returned to the District by mail or in-person at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington.  Mail-in ballots must be postmarked on or before March 2, 2021 and must be received by the District at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington, by 4:00 p.m. on March 10, 2021.  Completed ballots returned to the District in-person must be received by the District at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington, by 7:00 p.m. on March 2, 2021.

The Election Supervisor appointed by the District is Tracy Kier.  The published election procedures can be requested at the District office at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington; and are available from the Washington State Conservation Commission at www.scc.wa.gov

2021 Appointment

An appointed Board Supervisor position on the Jefferson County Conservation District (“JCCD” or “District”) is available for appointment by the Washington State Conservation Commission (WSCC).  The appointed position whose term is expiring in May, 2021 is currently held by Janet Aubin.  An appointed conservation district supervisor is a public official who serves without compensation and who sets policy and direction for the conservation district.  An applicant must be a registered voter in Washington State, and may be required to be a landowner or operator of a farm, depending on the current composition of the District Board of Supervisors.  Applicants for appointed positions do not have to live within the District to apply.  If you would like to be considered for an appointed Board of Supervisor position, click here to review the WSCC Conservation District Supervisor Appointment Guide (updated 2020).  To learn about Conservation District Supervisor responsibilities, click here.  For more information, or to submit an application, please contact the WSCC at 360-407-6200, or visit their website at www.scc.wa.govApplications and supportive materials for appointed positions must be received by the WSCC on or before March 31, 2021.  The published appointment procedures can be requested at the District office located at 205C W Patison Street, in Port Hadlock, Washington, and are available from the WSCC at www.scc.wa.gov