Date: July 8, 2014
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Dave J. Shively
Sanitary Improvement Districts Filing Deadline Nears
Lincoln - Lancaster County Election Commissioner David Shively is reminding residents that the filing deadline for candidates for the Board of Trustees of Lancaster County's four Sanitary Improvement Districts (SIDs) is Monday, July 21, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.
Candidates for the Board of Trustees must own real estate in the Sanitary Improvement District and must file for election at the Lancaster County Election Office, 601 North 46th Street, Lincoln.
The purpose of the Sanitary Improvement District is to provide for establishing, maintaining, and contracting water mains, sewers, and disposal plants. Each SID will be electing five members for two-year terms. Write-in candidates will be allowed.
The following districts will be conducting elections:
- Sanitary Improvement District # 3 - Holland
- Sanitary Improvement District # 5 - Cheney
- Sanitary Improvement District # 6 - Emerald
- Sanitary Improvement District # 8 - Walton
The date of the election is Tuesday, September 9, 2014 and will be conducted through the mail. Ballots will be mailed to property owners no later than Wednesday, August 20, 2014.