Notice is hereby given that the Board of Directors for the Clearwater Underground Water Conservation District will be accepting Applications for the Director-At-Large Position currently vacated by the resignation by Mr. R David Cole on January 4, 2023. Mr. Cole was reelected to the At-Large Director position recently and was unopposed for a four-year term ending in 2026. Mr. Cole as served on the board continuously since 2012 during which he was reelected for three full four-year terms office.

The Board of Directors formally accepted his resignation on January 11, 2023, thus by Board Action directed General Manager to provide public notice that applications for the position can be made and accepted immediately and until the close of business on February 9, 2023.

Applications should include a letter of intent stating your desire to serve and your qualifications for the position. Applicants shall also include a current resume. Applicants shall reside in Bell County and shall be registered voters in Bell County. Applicants if selected cannot serve in any other elected office in accordance with Texas Water Code Chapter 36.051(a)(b)(c) Board of Directors. Statue can be viewed online at the following website:

Applications can be sent to the District by regular mail, delivered in person, or emailed to General Manager, Mr. Dirk Aaron but must arrive by COB on Thursday, February 9, 2023. The headquarters of the District is located at 700 Kennedy Court, in Belton, Texas, the mailing address is P.O. Box 1989 Belton, TX 76513.

The Board of Directors will interview all applicants at the regular board meeting on February 15, 2023, at 1:30 p.m. The Board meeting will be posted in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act.

For additional information about the position and application process, interested individuals may make that request by contacting the District at 700 Kennedy Court (PO Box 1989) Belton, Texas, 76513, 254-933-0120.

This notice is ISSUED this 12th day of January 2023 in Belton, Texas, on the recommendation of General Manager.

I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that the above NOTICE OF AT-LARGE DIRECTORSHIP APPLICATIONS TO the Board of Directors of the Clearwater Underground Water Conservation District is a true and correct copy of said Notice.  I have posted a true and correct copy of said Notice at the District office located in Belton, Texas, and said Notice was posted on January 12th, 2023, and remained posted continuously for at least 30  (thirty) days immediately preceding the day of the said regular board meeting on February 15, 2023; a true and correct copy of said Notice was furnished to the Bell County Clerk, in which the above-named political subdivision is located. 

Dated 01/12/2023          Clearwater Underground Water Conservation District

By:  Notice: At-Large Director Position

Dirk Aaron, General Manager