FREDERICK — The Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District will hold an election Tuesday, May 6, for three director seats.
Between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., one director from Ward 1 will be elected to serve a two-year term, and two directors — one each representing Wards 2 and 3 — will be elected to serve four-year terms.
To qualify to serve on the board of directors, applicants must be registered to vote in the atate of Colorado, within the ward boundaries, and have been a resident of the district for not less than 22 days or own taxable real or personal property (or be the spouse or civil union partner of someone who owns taxable real or personal property) within the district, or a person who is obligated to pay taxes under a contract to purchase taxable property within the district.
Self-nomination and acceptance forms, which must be filed with the designated election official no later than Friday, Feb. 28, can be found at www.fffd.us.
The board holds regular meetings on the second Monday of every month at 7 p.m. The meetings are at Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District Business and Education Center, 8426 Kosmerl Place, Frederick.
The position of director requires a person who is committed to working for the community and who is willing to spend their time and energy to make the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District a community where government works.
If you are interested in supporting the community by serving on the Board of Directors, or are interested in learning more about the Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District and the services provided, please contact the Fire District during regular business hours at 303-833-2742 or visit www.fffd.us.