Due to health reasons, Washington County Board of Supervisors Chairman Ron Bennett has decided to step down from his position. The resignation will be effective August 7th. His term was set to end December 31st, 2014.
County Auditor Dan Widmer says that there are two options to fill the position. The open seat could be appointed by the treasurer, recorder and audtior or there could be a special election held if a petition is submitted. KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.