Current Openings - Apply by Jan. 16, 2018

Get involved on a Board or Commission

Serving on a City board or commission is a great way to learn more about how local government works and to serve your community. Boards and commissions review and recommend important policies and plans to the City Council. All appointees will be assigned a City email account, to be used for official City business.

Important Dates Action
Jan. 16, 2018 Applications due
Jan. 30, 2018 City Council interviews applicants and appoints members
Feb. 2018  Members appointed to partial-term positions begin serving
April 1, 2018 Members appointed to full-term positions begin serving

List of current openings

Board or Commission Number and type of openings Position details
Arts & Festivals Commission 3 full-term vacancies Positions 3, 6 & 7 (3 year terms)
Civil Service Commission 1 full-term vacancy
Position 1  (6 year term)
Landmark Preservation Board
2 full-term vacancies
3 partial-term vacancies
Positions 4 & 5 (5 year terms)
Positions 1, 2 & 3 – partial
LEOFF 1 Disability Board 1 full-term vacancy Position 5 (2 year term)
Library Board 2 full-term vacancies Positions 4 & 5 (5 year terms)
Lodging Tax Advisory Committee 3 full-term vacancies
1 partial-term vacancy
Positions 3, 5 & 7 (2 year terms)
Position 4 – partial
Parks & Recreation Board 1 full-term vacancy
2 partial-term vacancies
Position 1 (3 year term)
Position 4 & 5 – partial
Planning Commission 2 full-term vacancies Positions 1 & 2 (4 year terms)
Shorelines Board 7 full-term vacancies Positions 1-7 (5 year terms)