Candidate filing for three of the five seats on the Big Sky Resort Area District Board of Directors closed on Thursday, Aug. 20 ahead of the general election on Nov. 3.
The Resort Tax Board serves on a voluntary basis and oversees all aspects of collection and appropriation of Big Skyís local 3 percent sales tax. The board meets regularly and reviews applications and appropriates funding each June.
Big Sky residents Grace Young, Tallie Lancey and Kevin Germain,and returning board members Jamey Kabisch and Mike Scholz submitted petitions for nomination.
Board members Kabisch, Scholz and Jeff Strickler are concluding their first, four-year terms. Ginna Herman and Heather Budd wonít be up for re-election until May of 2018, since election dates are moving to May after this Novemberís election.
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