Big Bear Lake, CA, August 6, 2012, noon – The Board of Directors of the Big Bear Municipal Water District is currently soliciting letters of interest from persons wanting to fill the vacant Division 2 seat on the board. Division 2 includes the western half of the City of Big Bear Lake, and all of the City area south of the boulevard from Jefferies east, including upper Moonridge. The vacancy was created by the sad passing of Director Paula Fashempour on July 9. The board intends to appoint a replacement for the balance of her term, which runs through December 2014. Interested persons residing in Division 2 should submit a letter of interest to the attention of President John Eminger at the MWD office on Lakeview Drive by Friday August 10, 2012. Letters of interest should include the following information. The name and physical residence address of the applicant. A summary of occupational background. A description of the applicant’s history in Big Bear, including when the applicant moved to Big Bear, activities and volunteer work the applicant is involved in, the particular interests concerning the work of the MWD, and why the applicant wants to become a Director on the MWD board. The board intends to make an appointment to fill the vacant seat at the board meeting on September 6, 2012.