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District Seeks Nominations for Board of Directors Positions

Jan 26 2016


Interested in serving your regional park and recreation district? Want to help people explore and enjoy the many diverse opportunities offered by the District? South Suburban is accepting nominations for two Board of Directors positions from qualified members of the community.  A South Suburban Board of Directors election for two director positions will be held on Tues., May 3, 2016.

Interested candidates must be a registered voter in Colorado. They must be either a resident of the District and/or an owner or a spouse or civil union partner of an owner of taxable real property or personal property situated in the District.

A self-nomination and acceptance form must be filed with the District before 5 pm on Feb. 26, 2016 for inclusion on the ballot.  Forms and more information about the election are available from Executive Director Rob Hanna, or Deanna Heyn, Designated Elected Official, South Suburban Park and Recreation District, 6631 S. University Blvd., Centennial, 303-798-5131.

The five-member, Board of Directors is elected at large to four-year terms, on a non-partisan basis.  The Board of Directors meets on the second and fourth Wed. evening of each month at Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Blvd., in Centennial.  Additional study sessions or special meetings are called as needed.  The Directors are compensated up to $1,600 per year.

Current board members include John Ostermiller, Sue Rosser, Mike Anderson, Pam Eller and Scott LaBrash.  Director Sue Rosser cannot run due to term limits. Director Scott LaBrash is eligible for reelection in May 2016. 

To learn more about the election, visit
For an absentee ballot, download, print, and fill out the absentee ballot request form.