What Is A Conservation District?

Soil and water conservation districts are governed by a seven member volunteer board. Supervisor positions on the board are elected by the land owners of the district, with the allowance of two appointed positions. Board members may serve two years by appointment or election.

 

Edgewood SWCD Boundaries

 

 

How Are Conservation Districts Funded?

Through a resolution, districts may hold referendums to vote for a mill levy for the property owners of the district. A mill levy is one mill of one third of the property's net taxable value (i.e. property valued at $100,000.00 would be assessed 33.33 per year mill levy). The mill levy is assessed at the county tax assessor's office and provided to the District on a quarterly basis.

 

Other sources of funding for the Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation include grant programs that the District is able to obtain, cooperative funds with other agencies, and in-kind contributions.

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May 6, 2021 Board Meeting Agenda
May 2021 Agenda.pdf
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NO APRIL BOARD MEETING WAS HELD DUE TO LACK OF QUORUM.

 

THE NEXT

BOARD MEETING WLL BE HELD

THURSDAY

MAY 6, 2021

10:00 am

 

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1-844-474-0925
Passcode:
51558314

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