The Scott Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors. The Board is responsible for setting policies and overall direction for implementation of the SWCD's programs and services.
Supervisors are elected by the voters in their district, and serve four-year terms. Elected Supervisors responsibilities include establishing policies, approving or denying conservation plans , working closely with District Director developing budgets and setting work priorities.
Regular meetings of the Board occur on the third Thursday of each month, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Scott County Extension and Conservation Center on the Scott County Fairgrounds, 7151 190th Street W, Suite 125, Jordan.
CANDIDATE FILING PERIOD
Candidates for Soil and Water Supervisor may file an affidavit of candidacy to the filing officer.
May 17, 2022 until May 31, 2022 at 5 PM.
This year candidates in each of the five supervisor districts will appear on the general election ballot. Normally, Scott Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisors serve staggered terms and only two or three are up for election in any given year. This year establishment of new district boundaries triggered the requirement that all supervisors be up for election.
New Scott SWCD Supervisor District Map for Jan. 1, 2023
Open to the public, the Scott SWCD Board of Supervisors meets on the third Thursday of each month. Meetings begin at 9 a.m. at the Scott Extension and Conservation Center on the Scott County Fairgrounds, 7151 190th Street West, Jordan, Minnesota.
Gary Hartmann will be attending the May 19th Board Meeting virtually from 1066 Stoneback Trl. NW, Backus, MN