ClipArt-GrillGuyThe evening will include networking, fun activities around the office, a silent auction and conservation awards. We will also have our very own grill master between 5:00 and 7:30p.m cooking hamburgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs & brats!

Voting for two members of our Board of Supervisors will take place from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  In accordance with Chapter 1515 of the Ohio Revised Code, an election of two supervisors of Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District will be held.  Residents or landowners, firms and corporations that own land or occupy land in Franklin County and are 18 years of age and older may vote for supervisors. A non-resident landowner, firm or corporation must provide an affidavit of eligibility, which includes designation of a voting representative, prior to casting a ballot.  There are three ways an eligible voter can cast a ballot: (1) at the annual meeting, which will take place September 17, 2015, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.; (2) at the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District office from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on September 17, 2015; or (3) vote absentee by first filling out a Resident Absentee Request Form and either mailing it to or dropping it off at the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District office at 1404 Goodale Boulevard, Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43212 to receive an absentee ballot.  For a complete description of voter eligibility, download the Voter Eligibility form.

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