Newcastle seeks new planning commission member
August 1, 2011
NEW – 4:30 p.m. Aug. 1, 2011
The city of Newcastle is looking to fill a vacancy on the city’s planning commission. Interested persons have only until Aug. 12 to apply.
The new member’s term begins Sept. 1 and runs through Sept. 1, 2015.
Applicants must be Newcastle residents and be at least 18 years of age. Planning commission members are appointed by the mayor with confirmation from city council.
The planning commission is a volunteer, policy advisory group that works in support of Newcastle City Council, primarily in the areas of the city’s comprehensive plan and zoning and development codes.
Comprised of seven members, the commission meets the third Wednesday of each month.
Those interested should pick up an application at Newcastle City Hall or visit the city website at www. ci.newcastle.wa.us. Completed applications must be returned to the city by 5 p.m.
Submit applications to City of Newcastle, Bob Baker, City Clerk, 13020 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA, 98059.
Direct questions to Baker at 649-4444.