Dodge County Board Vacancy Filled

(Juneau) A vacancy on the Dodge County Board has been filled. Randall VandeZande took the oath of the office Tuesday night for the District 26 seat. Tom Nickel had held the seat but did not run for re-election in the spring. There were no names on the ballot but there were 17 write-in votes. Dodge County Clerk Karen Gibson says 17 votes were cast and Nickel received the most votes, but he declined the seat.

District 26 consists of Wards Two, Seven, and Eight in the city of Waupun and Ward Two in the town of Chester. VandeZande will serve on the Taxation Committee and the Land Information Council. His term will run until April 16th of 2024.