Volunteer Committee Opening November 01, 2018
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.