Notice of Election of Supervisors

Event Date: 
February 1, 2022, 7:00 AM to February 22, 2022, 3:30 PM

Let it be known that the Vernon County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold an  election for one supervisor in each of two different territories in the county. Territory [ 1 ] includes Henry, Metz, Osage, Richland, and Lake Township and Territory [ 3 ] includes Center, Badger, Virgil, Dover, and Montevallo Township. The election will take place from February 1 to February 22. Ballots are available to print online at Printed ballots may be returned to the district by mail and must be postmarked no later than February 20th. You may also vote in person from 7:00am-3:30pm at the Vernon County SWCD office. Each eligible land representative in the district is allowed one vote. A land representative is defined as the owner or representative authorized by power of attorney of any farm lying within an area proposed to be established, and subsequently established, as a soil and water conservation district under Chapter 278, RSMo. Each farm is entitled to representation by a land representative: provided, however that the land representative is a taxpayer of the county within which the soil and water district is located.

The following qualified  candidates will be considered for election:

Territory [ 1 ] – Chris Hendren, Henry and Metz Townships

Territory [ 3 ] – Norman Garton, Center Township

Supervisors manage the administration of district policies and programs, as well as district personnel and funds. The district is supported by the one-tenth-of-one-percent parks, soils, and  water sales tax. For additional information on the district election, contact the district office.

417-667-8137 Ext.3 

100 W. Allison St.

Nevada, Mo 64772