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New openings on ABC: Emergency Medical Services, NCPRD Budget & Vector Control

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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:

Emergency Medical Services Council

This council has nine vacancies each of which carries a three-year term. Available roles needing representation include: 

  • Clackamas County government
  • Commercial Ambulance Service Provider
  • Government Ambulance Service Provider
  • Consumer of Ambulance Services
  • Advanced Life Support EMT working in Clackamas County
  • Basic Life Support EMT working in Clackamas County
  • Clackamas County Fire Defense Board
  • City in Clackamas County
  • Medical Director for EMS / Provider Agency

This council advises the Board of County Commissioners on matters relating to the organization and running of emergency medical services in the county. The council meets quarterly and considers proposals from members, guests, and related subcommittees. 

The deadline for applications is March 20. For more information, contact Philip Mason-Joyner at

North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District Budget Committee

This committee has one opening which carries a three-year term.  The county is seeking applicants with a background in finance and parks & recreation services.  The committee participates annually with the Board in receiving and reviewing the NCPRD budget.  The NCPRD 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 North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District can be found on the NCPRD website at Applicants from the District’s service area who are dedicated and committed to parks and recreation services are encouraged to apply.

The deadline for applications is Feb. 21. For more information, contact Elizabeth Gomez, Financial Operations Manager, at or 503-742-4352.

Vector Control District Advisory Board

This board has one opening that carries at four-year term. Members serve in an advisory capacity to the Board of County Commissioners to them while acting as the policy-making body, managers of the business, and financial affairs of the Clackamas County Vector Control District.  The District is responsible for the control of mosquitoes and flies, of which some are disease-carrying vectors in the County.  The Oregon State Health Department and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife approve the District’s annual control plan.

The five-member board meets monthly on the second Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. in Oregon City.

The application deadline is Feb. 21. For more information, please contact Theresa Micallef at or 503-655-8394.