Election Notice

The Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Commission Will Cause an election of Supervisors of the Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) to be held in accordance with Chapter 940 of the Ohio Revised Code. Individuals who own or occupy land within the Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District and are 18 years of age or older may vote for Supervisor.


There are 3 ways an eligible voter can cast a ballot:

  1. At the SWCD office during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.; or
  2. At the SWCD Annual Meeting, which will take place at Lake Park Pavilion, Coshocton, Ohio on October 21, 2021 from 6:00 to 7:05 p.m.; or
  3. Voting absentee from September 22, until October 21, by requesting the ballot application and election ballot from the SWCD office at the following address, 724 S. 7th Street, Coshocton, OH 43812, or by calling 740-622-8087 ext. 4, or email debbigelow@coshoctoncounty.net. Absentee ballots must be received by the SWCD office by October 21, at 12:00 noon.


One Supervisor will be elected to a three-year term commencing January 1, 2022 and ending December 31, 2024.

Nominees are:

  1. Beth Mullen
  2. Jordan Olinger

Who We Are

The Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District is a political subdivision of the State of Ohio. Coshocton SWCD is administered by five supervisors elected by residents of the county to oversee district activities and set priorities in natural resource conservation. Operating funds are allocated through the Coshocton County Commissioners Soil and Water Fund, and these funds are matched by state dollars through the Ohio General Assembly.

Our Mission

To provide leadership to educate and assist landowners in the
wise management of our natural resources.

Our Vision

To be recognized as a community leader committed to a cooperative approach for managing and improving natural resources.

Additionally, we work closely with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service and Ohio Department of Agriculture, Division of Soil and Water Conservation. Our goal is to coordinate assistance from all available sources – public and private, local, state and federal – in an effort to develop locally-driven solutions to natural resource concerns.

We Provide Services to:

• Homeowners • Landowners • Agricultural Producers • Educators • Developers • Government Officials

   740-622-8087, Ext. 4