New Board Member Applicants

Applicant information

Clearwater SWCD is looking for a new Board Member  for a two year term. Applicant must reside within the city limits or in Popple Township. 


Deadline to apply is Friday May 10th. 


Applicant is to submit their interest in the position  in writing. 


Board meetings are usually held 3rd Thursday of every month business hours.

The position requires attendance at regularly scheduled  and publicly announced Board meetings, all Board members will be compensated on a per diem basis at a rate determined by the Board at the first meeting of the calendar year (Regular Meeting Rate). 


Mileage will also be paid at a rate set by the Board. Each Board member must  complete the appropriate voucher on a quarterly basis to claim  compensation.  


The position requires attendance at meetings of  standing committees of the Board, members of the Board specifically  assigned to that committee will be compensated on a per diem basis at a rate determined by the Board at the first meeting of the calendar year (Committee Meeting Rate).  


Mileage will also be paid at a rate set by the Board.

Expenses for lodging or meals will also be compensated.


Other Board members, not appointed to the committee, may attend but would not be compensated per diem but only be compensated for mileage at the mileage rate established by the board.


Compensation for attendance of Board  members to events other than those listed above, must receive prior approval by the Board for per diem, mileage, and other expenses such as lodging, meals. Attendance by a Board member to a meeting  that has not received prior Board approval will not normally be  compensated, however under extenuating circumstances compensation for per diem, mileage and other expenses will be considered by the Board if requested. 


Questions and written applications should be directed to:

Lori Buell

District Manager

Clearwater Soil & Water Conservation District

Lori.buell@mn.nacdnet.net

(218) 694-6845 ext 4

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