Anoka Conservation District Supervisor seats for Districts 1, 4 & 5 will be on the November 2020 ballot. This position is a four-year term and usually requires one to three meetings monthly for which a stipend is provided.
Being a supervisor is an opportunity for people concerned with natural resource management in Anoka County to become involved in policy making at the local, regional, and state levels. Generally, the Board of Supervisors sets the policy and direction of the District and entrusts the staff to follow through.
ACD has a staff of 10+ natural resource management professionals and an annual budget of $1.5M-$2M. ACD is non-regulatory and focuses on providing technical and financial assistance to landowners to implement conservation activities.
The filing period is open from May 19 through June 2, 2020. Interested parties can call Anoka County Elections office a 763-323-5275 for filing information. The filing fee is $20.