Applications are being accepted for Mayor due to a vacancy. The appointment would be for the remainder of the term, ending December 31, 2020. To qualify, you must have been a resident within the City limits for one year and registered to vote.
Duties of the Mayor: The Mayor shall chair Council meetings and preside over its deliberations. The Mayor shall have a vote on all questions before the Council resulting in a tie vote. The Mayor shall have authority to preserve order, enforce the rules of the Council, and determine the order of business under the rules of the Council. The Mayor must sign all records of Council decisions. The Mayor serves as the political head of the City government.
You may obtain an application at the City Administration Office, 101 N.W. A Street, or online at https://www.grantspassoregon.gov/committee-application. Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, December 10, 2018. Applicants will be interviewed by the City Council at their Workshop on Monday, December 17, 2018, and will appoint their selection at the City Council meeting on Wednesday, December 19, 2018.