Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District


                                                                 Supervisor Candidates Sought

The Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District (Fayette SWCD) will hold an election ending on Aug. 17, 2021 to elect two supervisors to its Board of Supervisors. The term for each Supervisor is three-years, commencing January 1, 2022. Any resident 18 years of age or older who resides within Fayette County can seek election to the Fayette SWCD Board of Supervisors.

There are two ways for persons interested in becoming a Fayette SWCD supervisor to get their name on the ballot. Candidates can be nominated by the Fayette SWCD nominating committee. This committee works throughout the year looking for people who are interested in the conservation and protection of natural resources within Fayette County.

Interested individuals may also have their names placed on the ballot by petition. A Statement of Candidacy and a Candidate Nomination Petition Form may be obtained from the Fayette SWCD office at 1415 US 22 SW, Suite 500, Washington Court House, Ohio, 43160. Potential candidates must secure at least 10 valid signatures from residents and/or landowners in Fayette County who are at least 18 years of age. The completed petition must be received by the Fayette SWCD office before 4 p.m., June 14, 2021.

Questions about becoming a supervisor candidate or about the election may be forwarded to Fayette SWCD Director Chet Murphy at 740-313-3214 or

Notice of Board Meetings for 2021
The Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold its regular monthly meetings in 2021 on the following dates:
Jan. 12 
Feb. 9
Mar. 9
Apr. 13
May 11 
Jun. 8
Jul. 13 
Aug. 10 
Sep. 14
Oct. 12
Nov. 9 
Dec. 14

All meetings will be held at 1415 US 22 SW, Washington Court House, OH, begin at 7:30 a.m.,
except Dec. 14 which will begin at 10:00 a.m.

A Records Commission Meeting will be held immediately following the Jan. 12 Board Meeting.

All board meetings of the Fayette Soil & Water Conservation District are open to the public.
Public comments are welcome, but are limited to five minutes per subject. Persons wishing to speak longer than this time should call the district office at 740-313-3214 and ask to be included on the agenda.

 Anyone wishing to receive direct notice of any changes in meeting dates or location should call the district office at 740-313-3214.


Bills and correspondence may be mailed to
1415 US 22 SW, Suite 500, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.

Main number – 740-313-3242

Dan Fauber           (Extension 3217)
Brigitte Hisey         (Extension 3212)
Malcolm Miller     (Extension 3216)
Chet Murphy         (Extension 3214)
David Payne          (Extension 3215)

Staff Contact Information

Dan Fauber, District Technician:
Brigitte Hisey, Natural Resource Specialist:
Malcolm Miller, District Technician:
Chet Murphy, Director:
David Payne, District Technician:



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