Special District Meeting and Election for MAT District 9 Director
Due to the unfortunate passing of Jim Adamietz, Chairman of East Ottertail County Township Association and MAT District 9 Director-Elect, a new director for MAT District 9 must be elected.
The Special Meeting and Election will take place on Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 at Sverdrup Town Hall 22815 County Hwy 35, Underwood, MN 56586. Registration opens at 7:00 p.m. and the meeting will convene at 7:30 p.m. with the election process beginning immediately after the convening of the meeting. The candidate elected will assume office immediately and will serve the rest of the term which ends at the conclusion of the 2022 MAT Annual Conference.
Any eligible town officer, including any “…duly elected or appointed township supervisor, clerk or treasurer and a member of the Minnesota Association of Townships…” may be nominated for and elected to MAT District 9 Director. There is no filing period for the special election. Any eligible officer may have their name submitted at the nominating process at the December 18th Special Meeting and Election. Absentee and proxy voting will not be allowed.
Duties of MAT Director Includes:
- Attending the 10 MAT Board meetings (every month except March and August) per year. The Board Meetings are normally held at MAT office in St. Michael and take place over two consecutive days.
- Attend the Annual District Meeting for your district in August.
- Attend Township County Unit Meetings in your district.
- Attend MAT educational Training Sessions in your district.