Board of Directors Vacancy Announcement

The Chisago Lakes Lake Improvement District (LID) is accepting candidate applications for the election of an Area 1 Director position and an Area 6 At Large Director position.


Appointment candidate applicants must be:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • own real property or be a buyer under contract for deed of property within the area they represent.

The terms of both Area 1 and Area 6 are as follows:

  • February 6, 2023 and runs until February 2027.

The geographical area is described as follows:

  • Area 1 - Bound on the south by Highway 8, to the west by County Road 20, and includes the area to the northeast border of the Chisago Lakes Lake Improvement District. Little Lake, North Center Lake, and Pioneer Lake are included in this area.
  • Area 6 At Large - At Large Directors must be owners of real property within the district boundaries or be a buyer under contract for deed of property within the district.

The Mission of the Chisago Lakes Lake Improvement District is to restore, preserve, protect, and enhance the water resources of the Chisago Lakes Chain of Lakes Watershed.

The LID Board of Directors meet on the first Monday of each month, at 6:30 p.m. at the Chisago County Government Center. If the date conflicts with a major holiday, the meeting will convene on the following Monday.

An election for the position will take place between the dates of January 6, 2023 and February 6, 2023. Ballots are accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 6, 2023. Absentee ballots will be available for those interested.

Candidates for the open Board of Director positions are invited to attend the January 6, 2023 LID Board meeting to discuss their interest and qualifications for the position.

If you have any questions, please contact Ben Elfelt, LID Administrator by calling 651-213-8383, email Ben Elfelt or by stopping at the Chisago County Government Center located at 313 North Main Street in Center City, Minnesota 55012.