Department of Fish and Wildlife
Meeting to nominate Seventh District Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission member June 11 in Knott 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 Seventh District representative on the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission will be held at 7:30 p.m. (Eastern time) Thursday, June 11, at the Knott County Sportsplex, 450 Kenny Champion Loop, Leburn, Ky.

The Seventh District includes Breathitt, Floyd, Harlan, Johnson, Knott, Lawrence, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Martin, Owsley, Perry and Pike counties.

Residents of the Seventh 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.