County seeks Development and Engineering Advisory Board members
Greg Shafer, Public Works
Vancouver, WA – The Board of County Commissioners is seeking applicants to serve in three positions on the Development and Engineering Advisory Board (DEAB).
The advisory board reviews policy and code changes, and works with Community Development and Public Works on process improvements and fee issues.
The panel consists of nine members: three private-sector planners or engineers; one construction contractor; one government planner or engineer; one land developer; one Building Industry Association representative; and, two professionals associated with development. The volunteers’ diverse professional backgrounds provide a well-rounded perspective to identify areas for improvement.
DEAB typically meets 2:30-4:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month in the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St.
The vacant positions are for:
• One construction contractor
• One land developer
• One private-sector planner or engineer
Volunteers filling these positions would serve a two-year term.
Anyone interested in serving should submit a letter of interest and resume to Jennifer Clark, Commissioners’ Office, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666-5000. Commissioners also will accept applications by email to email@example.com or fax to (360) 397-6058. Application deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.
More information on DEAB, including meeting agendas and minutes, is available at www.clark.wa.gov/publicworks/engineering/advisory.html.