New Volunteer Opportunities: Metro Exposition Recreation Commission

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The Clackamas County Commissioners are seeking an interested resident to serve as the Clackamas County representative on the Metro Exposition Recreation Commission (MERC). The MERC works to protect the public investment in three of Metro's visitor venues: Oregon Convention Center, Portland Expo Center and Portland’5 Centers for the Arts. Applicants must be a Clackamas County resident to be eligible to serve. Professional, volunteer, or lived experience in hospitality, tourism or recreation are desirable.

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The deadline to apply is Jan. 6, 2023. To apply, please send a letter of interest and a resume to Emily Klepper at For more information, please contact Emily Klepper at or 503-742-5933.