Resignation creates vacancy on Clermont County fair board

The recent resignation of Alan Motta as the Clermont County Fair Board representative from Washington Township has created a vacancy on the board.

The Clermont County Agricultural Society is currently accepting applications to fill this position.

Candidates must be 18-years-old, residents of Washington Township, and must be willing to join the Clermont County Agricultural Society. The person selected will be appointed to fill the seat until an election is held during the Clermont County Fair in July. The winner of that election will then finish the three-year term of the Washington Township seat.

The deadline for submission is March 1. All applicants must be willing to be interviewed for the position.

The fair board meets on the second Wednesday of each month. In addition to the main responsibility of planning and implementing the fair each summer, the board maintains the grounds and makes it available for many community and private events throughout the year. The board is looking for someone who is willing to attend the meetings and had a desire to work with the board to make the fair the best it can be.

All interested parties should contact the fair board in writing or by email, and are asked to tell a little about themselves and explain their interest in the position. Applicants should provide their name, address, phone number, and email. Applications should be sent to Clermont County Agricultural Society, PO Box 369, Owensville, Ohio, 45160, attention: Selection Committee, or emailed to

For more information about the fair board, visit