Department of Fish and Wildlife
Meeting to nominate Ninth District Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission member June 9 in Pulaski County

Press Release Date:  Tuesday, May 26, 2015  
Contact Information:  Dave Baker
1-800-858-1549, ext. 4454

FRANKFORT, Ky. – A meeting to nominate candidates for the Ninth District representative on the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission will be held at 7:30 p.m. (Eastern time) Tuesday, June 9, just east of Somerset at the Shopville Elementary School Gymnasium, 10 Shopville Road.

The Ninth District includes Bell, Clay, Clinton, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell, Wayne and Whitley counties.

Residents of the Ninth District who, for the past two consecutive years, have either: purchased a Kentucky hunting or fishing license; or hunted or fished in Kentucky, but were not required to purchase a license, may participate in the nomination process. The names of up to five nominees chosen at the meeting will be submitted to Gov. Steve Beshear, who will appoint one of the nominees to a four-year term, subject to state Senate confirmation.

Doors will open at 6 p.m.