Clackamas County Commissioners are seeking interested residents to serve on county Advisory Boards and Commissions (ABCs). These ABCs offer residents the opportunity to become very involved in specific activities and the goals of Clackamas County.
Individuals interested in these opportunities can apply online or via a paper form that can be obtained from the Public & Government Affairs Department by calling 503-655-8751 or in person at the Public Services Building at 2051 Kaen Road in Oregon City.
New ABC openings from the past week include:
This committee has two openings each of which carries a three-year term. Members advise the Board of County Commissioners and county staff on the development and coordination of community involvement programs that promote and enhance public participation.
The committee meets on the third Tuesdays of the month in Oregon City. Experience and participation in a community planning organization, hamlet or village is helpful as a majority of the work on this committee is in conjunction with such groups.61791
This committee has one opening which carries a three-year term. In particular, the county is seeking applicants with a background in finance and public library services. The committee participates annually with the Board in receiving and reviewing the Library District budget. The Library District Budget Committee participates in budget meetings in the spring and approves the budget and District tax rate each year. The history and other background regarding the Library District can be found on the Clackamas County Library District’s website. Applicants from the District’s service area who are dedicated and committed to public library services are encouraged to apply.61791
This committee has two openings each of which carries a four-year term. Members advise administration and the Board of County Commissioners on matters pertaining to County Parks’ policies, management, development, acquisition, budgets and other significant matters related to park administration. Applicants must be residents of Clackamas County. The PAB meets the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. in Oregon City.61791