Board of Health seeks applicants for Mosquito Control board
Deborah Keirn, Public Health
Vancouver, WA – Vancouver, WA – The Board of Health is seeking applicants to fill an unexpired term on the Mosquito Control Board of Trustees. The term will begin immediately and end May 31, 2015.
The position represents Commissioner District 1 in north Clark County. The district includes the Salmon Creek and Hazel Dell areas and cities of Ridgefield, Battle Ground, La Center, Yacolt and Amboy.
The board oversees work of the Mosquito Control District, establishes policy, prepares and approves district expenditures, and contracts for services. Operational activities are contracted with Clark County Public Health, which administers the program.
The board is composed of one person chosen by each city in Clark County and three at-large members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.
The Mosquito Control board holds quarterly meetings that are open to the public. Meetings are scheduled for February, May, August and November, and run 7 p.m. to about 8:30 p.m.
Applicants must live in Commissioner District 1. They must submit a resume or letter of interest and qualifications to Jennifer Clark, Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, Wash. 98666-5000. Commissioners also will accept applications by fax at (360) 397-6058 and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is Tuesday, May 7, 2013.