Planning commission seeks to fill a vacancy

August 5, 2011

By Staff

The city of Newcastle is seeking to fill a vacancy on the city’s planning commission. Interested persons have until Aug. 12 to apply.

Applicants must be Newcastle residents and 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.

The new member’s term will run through Sept. 1, 2015.

Those interested should pick up an application at Newcastle City Hall or visit the city website at

Submit applications to:

City of Newcastle, City Clerk Bob Baker,13020 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA 98059.

To learn more, call Baker at 649-4444.

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