The Board of Directors is responsible for setting the goals and direction of the District, approving the annual budget, and appointing the Chief and Assistant Chief.
The five members of the Board of Directors are elected by residents of the District, and serve four year terms. Elections are held in even years, with two Directors being elected in one year and three elected two years later.
The Chief and Assistant Chief are appointed by the Board every year at he last board meeting of the year. The Chief may serve no more than four consecutive one-hear terms.
The SLFPD budget operates on a calendar year. The Board approves the budget for the following year in November. The approved budget is sent to the State Department of Local Affairs and posted in local newspapers.
Monthly Board meetings, which are open
to the public, are typically held at 7:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday
of each month at Station 2, 1360 Sugarloaf Rd. The proposed agenda, actual meeting
time and place are posted on the bulletin board outside Station
2 no less than 24 hours before the meeting. Public notice fo any change to the regular meetings is also posted on the public board across from 1360 Sugarloaf Rd.
Meeting minutes are posted here and the most recent minutes can also be found on the board outside Station 2.
The upcoming agenda is posted here between 7 and 2 days before any meeting
Marilyn Hartig (2012-2014),
Steven Marshall (2010-2014), Vice President
Tracey Dolsen (2010-2014), Treasurer
Amanda O'Connor (2012-2014),
Jack Thompson (2013-2014), Member at Large
Board members can be contacted through the office at Station 2,
Elections And Transparency
Board member elections were held in May 2012. The next regular election of Directors will be in May 2014. The notice of election transparency may be found here:
Notice of Elections and Transparency
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