Banks, BANKS FIRE DISTRICT 13, Election

Schmidlin, Ewing push back against accusations in Banks Fire Board recall

With the election to recall two Banks Fire District board members approaching Tuesday, April 12, the two elected officials facing the recall sat down with the Banks Post to push back against what they said were false accusations. 

Banks Fire District 13 Board Chair Mark Schmidlin and board member Ed Ewing are each the targets of a recall election triggered after petitioners exceeded the 449-signature threshold earlier in March, according to the Washington County Elections Division.

Accompanied by Scott Adams, volunteering personally to fight the recall, the Banks Post discussed the recall with the two board members.

Adams serves as a volunteer for the fire district, and is one of two volunteer public information officers at . . .

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