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District seeks nominations for Board of Directors positions

District seeks nominations for Board of Directors positions

Jan 19 2018

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 three Board of Directors positions from qualified members of the community.  A South Suburban Board of Directors election for three director positions will be held on Tues., May 8, 2018.

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 March 2, 2018 for inclusion on the ballot. Forms and more information about the election are available from South Suburban Park and Recreation District, 6631 S. University Blvd., or by calling 303.483.7011.

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. New directors will be compensated up to $2,400 per year.

Current board members include John Ostermiller, Mike Anderson, Pam Eller, Scott LaBrash and Jim Taylor.  Directors John Ostermiller, Mike Anderson and Pam Eller cannot run due to term limits. 

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