Brookville, IN — The Franklin County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) is looking for citizens with an interest in local natural resources management who would like to serve as a district official. Candidates are being sought for an appointed seat on the district’s five-member board of supervisors that serve three-year terms.
Meetings on the third Wednesday of each month, the supervisors plan and oversee the efforts aimed at fulfilling the district’s responsibilities, which include:
• assessing natural resources management needs within the county;
• developing and implementing policies and programs that address those assessed needs;
• carrying out program initiative given to SWCDs by the state and federal government
• Advising local government on natural resource management issues.
For more information about the Franklin County SWCD, its programs, supervisor duties, and qualifications, and the specific position to be filled or to fill out an application, visit the SWCD office located at 10165 Oxford Pike, Brookville, call 765-647-2651, ext. 3, or email at email@example.com.