Volunteer Positions

BOARD OF EQUALIZATION will have one opening effective January 1, 2018. Please visit http://pendoreilleco.org/your-government/board-of-equalization/ for more information.

HOTEL/MOTEL TAX ADVISORY COMMITTEE has two openings. The open positions are for those that qualify as a collector of funds or a business that is involved in tourism or promotional activities. Please indicate your qualifications on your informational statement.

LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES will have one opening on the Board effective January 1, 2018. This Board oversees the library district budget and legal obligations. The Board meets monthly at the district office in Newport.

NOXIOUS WEED CONTROL BOARD will have two terms expiring December 31, 2017 – from District #2 and District #4. For more information on the anticipated openings, please visit http://pendoreilleco.org/your-government/noxious-weed-department/.

PARKS & RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD may have up to 5 terms expiring December 31, 2017. Please verify with Community Development Department at 509-447-4821.

PLANNING COMMISSION has one opening for a resident of Commissioner District 2 completing a 4-year term expiring 12/31/2018. The Commission meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Cusick Community Center. This 9-member board is charged with current and long range planning functions, certain permit applications and acts as an advisory board to the Board of County Commissioners. There are an additional 5 terms which will expire December 31, 2017.

All of the above are volunteer positions. Please send a letter of interest along with an Informational Statement to: Commissioners’ Office, 625 W. 4th St., PO Box 5025, Newport, WA 99156. For additional information, please call 509-447-4119 or click on the “Description of Volunteer Boards” tab to the right.