FRANKFORT — 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. on Tuesday, July 5, at the Knott County Sportsplex on 450 Kenny Champion Loop in Leburn. Doors will open at 6 p.m.
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. Matthew Bevin, who will appoint one nominee to the remaining three-year term, for this district, subject to state Senate confirmation.