The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners is seeking up to four interested citizen volunteers to serve three-year terms on the Economic Development Commission (EDC). The county is seeking applicants with expertise in high technology, green business or renewable energy or creative services.
The commission advises the Board on a wide range of issues including business attraction and retention, transportation, workforce and infrastructure. The county’s economic development plan guides the EDC in its efforts. The plan and other background regarding the EDC can be found at the business and economic development team website at www.clackamas.us/business/edc.html.
The board is committed to balance and diversity of commission membership in the areas of geography, employment, interest, education and experience. Applicants from the business community with demonstrated leadership, commitment or expertise in business and economic development are encouraged to apply.
Interested individuals need to complete an application form. Applications may be completed and submitted online via the county’s website, www.clackamas.us/miscapp/application.jsp
For an application form, contact Citizen Involvement at 503-742-4353 or at 2051 Kaen Road in Oregon City. Application deadline is 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 2.
For more information call Catherine Comer, business and economic development, at 503-742-4303.