NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF DIRECTORS
BARRY CONSERVATION DISTRICT

To all the residents of Barry County, notice is hereby given that on the 16th day of February, 2018, between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Walldorff Brewpub and Bistro Ballroom, 105 E State St, Hastings, MI, 49058, an annual meeting and directors’ election will be held.

As of the 2nd day of January, 2018, being forty-five (45) days prior to the date of the annual meeting, absentee ballots will be available for voting in this election by writing or calling the Barry Conservation District Office, located at 1611 S. Hanover, Suite 105, Hastings (the Secretary of State Building), phone (269) 908-4135, during regular business hours of the District which are between 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. All absentee ballots must be returned by 3:30 p.m. on the 15th day of February, 2018.

Residents are individuals of legal age who can demonstrate residency in the Conservation District via one (1) piece of identification. Notice is also hereby given that in this election, two board seats, each with a term of four (4) years, will be filled. Candidates eligible for election by the completion and filing of a nominating petition are as follows: Bill Sowle and George Cullers

The Agenda for the Annual Meeting is as follows:
5:15 – Registration/Open House with staff
5:30 – Call to Order (Election Open)
5:35 – Annual Report and Awards (Election Closed)
6:15 – Public Comment (3-minute limit)
– Directors Comments
– Election Results
6:30 – Adjournment