The Kennewick Irrigation District is accepting applications to file a vacancy on the elected board.
Anyone who owns property within the district, is a Washington resident and at least 18 years old can apply to serve in Position 4, which was previously held by John Jaksch.
Applications, which are available at the district office, 12 W. Kennewick Ave. or at kid.org , must be submitted by 5 p.m. July 31. Applications also be obtained by mail by calling 586-9111.
The KID board will review the applications and select a preferred candidate. State law requires Benton County commissioners to make the final selection.
The person chosen will serve until 2012 when a successor is elected to fill out the last year of the term.