Available Volunteer Positions

BOARD OF EQUALIZATION will have one opening effective January 1, 2018. Please visit https://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.

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 https://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 and has 5 terms expiring December 31, 2017 from all districts. 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.