PRESS RELEASE: (MU EXTENSION) BUCHANAN COUNTY, MO– Nominations are being accepted for the January 2020 election of the Buchanan County University of Missouri Extension Council members, according to Council Chairman Lynn Anderson.

Council members are elected or appointed to two-year terms and may not serve more than two consecutive
terms. Nominees must be at least 18 and must reside in the district from which they are selected. Nominations
must be made prior to December 4th.

“We want nominees who are interested in education and the progress of our community,” Anderson said. “The
resources of the University of Missouri System and Lincoln University are available to us. We need active
council members to help plan educational programs and to work with University of Missouri Extension

Nominations may be made through the council chairman or the county extension center. Nominees will be
contacted to secure their permission to place their names on the January ballot.

University of Missouri Extension offers educational programs in categories such as agriculture, home
economics, business and industry, community development, youth development (4-H) and various continuing
education courses, seminars and workshops.

Information or literature about University of Missouri Extension programs is available at the Buchanan County

extension center located at 4125 Mitchell Avenue on the MWSU West campus and at our web site: