Extension Council elections
The annual Douglas County Extension Council election will be from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Nov. 2 in the Deal Six Auditorium at the Douglas County Extension Office, 2110 Harper St., Lawrence.
The purpose of the election is to fill the Extension council seats. Each year 12 individuals are selected for the council.
A nominating committee has selected the following nominees who have indicated they would serve if elected: David Bunker, Doug Gaston, and Greg Shipe, agriculture;, Kathy Mulinazzi, Paula Murrish, and Mark Rainey, Family and Consumer Science; Judy Billings, Chris Durflinger and Andrea Zuercher, Economic Development,; and Sharla Dressler, Janna Dunbar and Kristy Wempe, 4-H Youth Development.
Any Douglas County resident 18 years of age is eligible to vote and/or serve on the council.
All Douglas County residents eligible to vote are encouraged to stop in at the Douglas County Extension Office and cast a ballot.