Applications are still being accepted for two positions on the Parks Advisory Board due to expiring terms. These are three-year appointments.
The purpose of this board is to review and make recommendations related to the needs and locations for new parkland and trail locations, park planning, allocation of recreation resources between users, preservation of park resources, and funding.
Criteria for membership: The Council desires to have a balance of viewpoints and demographic representation including individuals with interest or experience representing athletic leagues, individuals knowledgeable in natural resource preservation, people involved with recurring park events, frequent park users, and individuals who use park family play-friendly facilities.
Applications are available at City Hall, 101 N.W. A Street, Room 205, or online at www.grantspassoregon.gov/committee-application. Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. Monday, August 5, 2019. The board will review applications on Thursday, August 8, 2019. Appointments will be made at the City Council meeting on Wednesday, August 21, 2019.