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Volunteer Committee Opening November 01, 2018

COMMITTEE APPLICATION        

The City of Coos Bay is seeking volunteers to fill positions on the Budget Committee, Parks Commission, Planning Commission, and the Coos Bay/North Bend Water Board.  Applications are available from the City Manager’s Office at City Hall, by calling 541-269-8912, or on the City’s website at www.coosbay.org  Applications will be accepted in the City Mangers Office through 5:00 p.m. December 6, 2018.  Applicants will be contacted to schedule interviews with the City Council.    

Budget Committee – Applicants must be a resident of the City of Coos Bay, and they are appointed by the City Council for three-year terms.  The meetings are held in April at 7:00 p.m.  There are currently three openings on the Budget Committee. 

Parks Commission – Membership is comprised of one Councilor, one Planning Commissioner, one representative of the landscape design profession, one representative of the landscaping business profession, and design profession, parks management, and citizen-at-large positions.  There are three openings on the committee - two citizen-at-large and one design professional.  Applicants must be a resident of the City of Coos Bay or own property in the City.  The Parks Commission meets once a month, although during winter months if there are no items to bring to the Commission, meetings are not held. 

Planning Commission – The Coos Bay Planning Commission consists of seven members and provides comprehensive planning services for the City Council.  Applicants must be a City resident of the City of Coos Bay for at least one year prior to appointment; one member may reside outside the city limits if the person owns property within the City.  Appointments are made by the City Council for four-year terms. The Planning Commission meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.  There are currently two openings on the Planning Commission.

Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board – Ordinance No. 285 codified by Coos Bay Municipal Code Chapter 2.50 established membership on the Board.  Applicants must be a resident of the City of Coos Bay for a period of not less than one year prior to appointment.  Board meetings are held once a month at 7:00 a.m. at the Water Board office.  Appointments are for four years.  There is one opening on the Board.

Complete and return a City of Coos Bay Committee Application here.

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