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10/22/2019 - Board Vacancy Notice

The Lockwood Fire Protection District (LFPD) has an opening on its Board of Directors.  This opening is to fill a recent vacancy with a term ending in 2021.

The applicant must live within the area served by the Lockwood Fire Protection District and be registered to vote in Amador County.

This is an unpaid volunteer position and generally requires 4- 12 hours per month or more depending on your willingness to contribute time and energy. The Board meets once a month on the fourth Monday of each month at 6 PM. The meetings usually last for 2 hours. Roberts Rules of Order and the Brown Act govern and regulate our meetings. Applicant must commit to learning these rules if they are appointed to the Board position.

If you are interested in the Board Position please submit a letter of intent to the LFPD Board of Directors, P.O. Box 221, Volcano, CA 95689 or via electronic delivery to (redacted) . Letters must be received no later than November 22, 2019, to be considered for appointment at the November 25, 2019 Board of Directors regular meeting. All applicants are advised to attend the regular meetings of the Board on October 28, 2019 and November 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM at Fire Station #151, 23141 Shake Ridge Rd.

If you have questions, please contact Board President Jan Hewitt at 209-296- 1267.

Board of Directors

Lockwood Fire Protection District


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