Director Election Ballots to Be Mailed in March
United Power will celebrate its 80th Anniversary at the 2019 Annual Meeting of members on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at the Adams County Fairground and Regional Park Complex. Registration and balloting open at 4:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The annual business meeting will include a barbecue dinner, director election, cooperative update, anniversary celebration, and door prizes. All United Power members are invited to attend the annual business meeting of the not-for-profit electric cooperative and cast their ballots in the 2019 Director Election.
A seat in the East, West and South director districts will be up for a three-year term in the 2019 Director Election. Nominations by written petition were due to the cooperative on Friday, Feb. 15. The candidates running in the 2019 Director Election are as follows:
District E (East):
District S (South):
Keith E. Alquist, II
Bradley J. Case
District W (West):
Ursula J. Morgan
United Power will host four Meet the Candidate Forums where members can learn more about each candidate.
- March 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Adams County Fairgrounds
- March 19 at 7:30 a.m. at Fort Lupton Recreation Center
- March 21 at 7:30 a.m. at Coal Creek Canyon Community Center
- March 22 at 7:30 a.m. at E.L.F. Grill
In addition, profiles provided by each candidate will be included in the ballot packets mailed to all members at the end of March. Members should return their ballots via postage-paid mail prior to Apr. 15, or vote in person at the Annual Meeting on Apr. 17. Members may also return ballots in a ballot drop-box located at each of United Power’s offices. Ballot drop boxes will close at 2 p.m. on Apr. 17.
To learn more about the candidates, for more information about the Meet the Candidate Forums, or for more information about the cooperative’s 80th Annual Meeting please visit the Annual Meeting page.