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Applications sought for Mental Health Board vacancy

The McHenry County Board is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Mental Health Board.

One seat is open on the nine-member unpaid board, which oversees the board and the property-tax levy collected to help those with mental disabilities. The term expires at the end of next year.

The deadline to file applications is 2 p.m. Aug. 8.

Applicants cannot be employees of the Department of Human Services or an employee or board member of any agency receiving Mental Health Board funding. A list of these agencies is available in the board's 2012 annual report, which can be found online at

Applications are available at the County Board office, 667 Ware Road, Woodstock, or online at

Applications can also be mailed to the McHenry County Board, 2200 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098. Certified mail is recommended for people mailing their applications.

– Northwest Herald


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