VACANCY ON THE FOLLOWING CITY OF HERMISTON COMMITTEES

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

              

VACANCY ON THE FOLLOWING

CITY OF HERMISTON COMMITTEES

 

Festival Street Design Committee: The City is seeking one member from the Parks and Recreation Committee, and three members from the general public to join this Committee. The Committee will meet for about 12 months to finalize the Festival Street design.

Transit Advisory Committee: The City is seeking one member from the Planning Commission, one member from the Taxi Ticket Program, one member for the general public, one member from the senior care industry, and one member from Conference Center to join this Committee. The Committee will meet for about 6 months to recommend improvements on the transit system, as well as review ideas from ODOT regarding the program.

Deadline for submitting applications is August 15, 2016.

Interested persons are asked to submit an application to City Hall, 180 NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, or by email to lalarcon-strong@hermiston.or.us .  Application forms are available HERE and at City Hall.

All appointments to City boards and commissions shall be made in accordance with the ordinances and City Charter.  Appointees shall not be full-time employees of the City, shall not be appointed to more than two boards or commissions at a time, and shall not sell to the City or to its boards and commissions over which the Council has appointive powers and budget control either directly as a prime contractor or supplier, or indirectly as a first tier subcontractor or supplier.  Sales shall be construed to mean sales, services or fees aggregating $7,500 or more in any one calendar year.  Preference for appointees shall be given to City residents.

Proposed appointment and confirmation of these positions will be made in September 2016.  The City Council confirms all committee appointments.

If you have questions, please call Lilly Alarcon-Strong at 541-567-5521.