Notice of Election for District Directors

Notice is hereby given that on November 3, 2020, Multnomah County will hold a general election including several West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Director positions: Zone 1, 4 years; Zone 2, 4 years; Zone 3, 4 years; At Large 1, 4 years

Zone boundaries, eligibility requirements, and copies of the required elections forms may be obtained by sending a request to the WMSWCD office located at 2701 NW Vaughn Street, Suite 450, Portland, Oregon 97210, by calling 503-238-4775, or by emailing WMSWCD at info@wmswcd.org. Please note, there may be a delay in response to mailed requests at this time, due to office closures during COVID-19.

Election forms and information may also be found at: oregon.gov/ODA/programs/NaturalResources/SWCD/Pages/Elections.aspx

Each candidate must file a “Declaration of Candidacy” and a “Petition for Nomination Signature Sheet” with the Oregon Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Division. The filing deadline is 5:00 p.m. on August 25, 2020. A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) sheet can be found here. Topics addressed include obtaining and verifying signatures for the Petition for Nomination Signature Sheet, write-in candidacy, and appointing directors after the election.