Three positions on United Power’s 11-member board are up for election during the 2016 Annual Meeting on April 13, 2016 at the Adams County Fairgrounds in Brighton. One seat in the West, East and South districts will be up for a three-year term.
To be eligible to become or remain a director, a person must be a United Power member and receive electric service from United Power at the member’s primary residence in the district he or she represents. United Power’s bylaws provide in-depth information on director districts, qualifications, terms, elections, meetings and officers. Members can determine which district they live in by finding the information in the upper right hand corner of their monthly United Power statement.
Nominations by written petition must state the name and district of the nominee, must be signed by 15 or more United Power members, and be filed with the Board no less than 60 days prior to the Annual Meeting. The deadline for nominations by petition is 4 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2016. Petitions are available at United Power’s headquarters office in Brighton at 500 Cooperative Way. Additional information can be obtained by calling United Power’s executive department at 303-659-0551 or by clicking here.