Board of Health seeks applicants for Mosquito Control Board vacancy
Holly Barnfather, Public Health
Vancouver, WA – The Clark County Board of Health is calling for applications to fill a vacancy on the Mosquito Control Board. The vacancy must be filled by a resident of Commissioner District 1. The position’s term concludes May 31, 2015.
District 1 covers north Clark County, including Salmon Creek, Hazel Dell and the cities of Ridgefield, Battle Ground, La Center, Yacolt and Amboy.
The Mosquito Control Board is composed of one person from each Clark County city and three people appointed at large by the Board of County Commissioners. It establishes mosquito control policy, prepares and approves district expenditures, and contracts for services. Operational activities are contracted with Clark County Public Health, which administers the program.
The Mosquito Control Board meets quarterly. Regular meetings, which are open to the public, are scheduled for February, May, August and November. Meetings begin at 7 p.m. and adjourn at approximately 8:30 p.m.
To be considered, applicants must submit a resume and letter of interest to Jennifer Clark, Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666-5000. Commissioners also will accept applications by fax at (360) 397-6058 and by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014.