San Miguel CSD board to appoint someone to vacant position

Lynne Schmitz
Lynne Schmitz

The San Miguel Community Services District Board has decided to fill by appointment the vacant position created with the resignation of Richard Harrison.

An election could cost the district more than $16,000. Anyone interested in serving may submit a letter stating their qualifications to the District Office at 1150 Mission St. prior to the deadline of Thursday, March 12.

Notices are posted in key locations and on the district website. For questions and further information, contact district General Manager Darrell Gentry at 467-3388. The next meeting of the board is Thursday, March 26, at 7 p.m. at the district office.

Sagebrush Days

Let the anticipation begin: Forms are available to participate in the annual Sagebrush Days events on Saturday, April 18.

Registration forms for the parade and the craft faire are available at http://www.discoversanmiguel.com and at the San Miguel Mercantile.

The day is filled with fun, food, contests, shopping and live music. You’re invited to join the individuals, businesses and organizations who make this a big day in San Miguel.

The next planning meeting is Monday at 7 p.m. at the CSD meeting room. For more information call Mike Sanders at 712-9120 or email michaelj.sanders9@gmail.com or 2011SMRC@gmail.com (Discover San Miguel). See ya there, partner!

Winning speakers

Winners of the recent annual club level of the California Lions Clubs’ High School Speaker Contest were Ashley Coates and Mason Hargrave, who will advance to the zone level.

The 2014-15 topic is “Water Conservation — How Can We Reduce, Recycle, and Reclaim?”

Contest levels go from zone to regional, district, area and final. Students win money and scholarships. Coates attended Lillian Larsen Elementary School. Congratulations to both winners!

Find information on San Miguel events, history and opportunities to volunteer at http://www.discoversanmiguel.com.

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