Late yesterday Wildfire Today posted information about Matt Cox, a wildland firefighter who is competing for the dirtiest job in central Oregon. The winner of the contest receives an all expense paid weekend vacation on the Oregon coast. Anyone can vote for one of the four candidates.
At 5 p.m. MT yesterday Matt was in second place, with the leader having 43% of the vote to Matt's 29%. As of 7:30 p.m. MT today, Wednesday, Matt is gaining--he is only 3% behind the leader.
Help Matt get a little vacation at the end of the fire season by voting for him. You don't have to sign up or register, just click on Matt's vote icon on the right side of the page.
The last day to vote is Saturday, December 20.
UPDATE at 1:10 p.m. MT Saturday, Dec. 20
Today is the last day to vote and Matt is now in the lead with 50% of the vote. The next closest candidate, Servpro, has 32%.
UPDATE at 9:00 a.m. MT Sunday, Dec. 21
The voting was supposed to end yesterday. There is no official announcement on the site about who won, but it still shows Matt with an 18-point lead. Congratulations Matt! I don't know you Matt, but I hope you will send us a report, including photos, about your all expense paid vacation on the coast.
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