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Press Release: County Seeking Committee Members for its Land & Water Resource Management Plan Development

For Immediate Release: November 11, 2019

Contact: Ashley Reichert, County Clerk – 262-335-4301

County Seeking Committee Members for its Land and Water Resource Management Plan Development

Washington County is seeking applications from a broad spectrum of public interests and perspectives to serve on a local advisory committee overseeing the development of the County’s Land and Water Resource Management Plan. Interested candidates should be able to attend 2-3 evening meetings between January and April 2020 likely to be held early evenings. Ideal candidates should have interest and be able to represent agriculture, farming, agriculture business, conservation, education, surface/groundwater including lakes, development/ realtor or local government generally.

The Land and Water Resource Management Plan guides the annual work plans to implement conservation throughout Washington County. The Committee’s role includes reviewing, developing goals and objectives, and assisting with prioritization of local conservation efforts. The plan is ultimately approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors and the Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection.

To apply: Email applications to Ashley Reichert, County Clerk at ashley.reichert@co.washington.wi.us

Subject: LWRM Interest

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Mail or drop off applications to P.O. Box 1986, 432 E. Washington Street, West Bend, WI 53095 Attn: Ashley Reichert – LWRM Interest

 Applications may include a resume and statement of interest but at a minimum, must contain an address and brief biography. The deadline for applications is Monday, December 2, 2019, at 12:00 p.m.

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