Now Open: Committee & Board Positions





Announcement of standing committee vacancies for the unexpired portion of a:


Remaining 3 year term beginning:

   October 24th, 2017 and ending June 30th, 2020.

   Hispanic Advisory Committee- position #2


3-year term beginning:

  January 1st, 2018 and ending December 31st, 2020.

  Budget Committee- positions: #4, #5, and #6


3-year term beginning:

  January 1st, 2018 and ending December 31st, 2020.

  Recreation Projects Fund Advisory Committee- positions: #3 and #4


3-year term beginning:

  January 1st, 2018 and ending December 31st, 2020.

  Faith-Based Advisory Committee- positions: #1 and #2


Remaining 1-year term:

Beginning Jaryary 1st, 2018 and endign December 31st, 2018

Faith-Based Advisory Committee- position #4


4-year term beginning:

January 1st, 2018 and ending December 31st, 2021.

 Eastern Oregon Trade & Event Center Board- City of Hermiston, position #2


Deadline to apply is November 29th, 2017 or open until filled.


Interested persons are asked to submit an application to City Hall, 180 NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, or at .  Application forms are available at City Hall or HERE. If you have questions, please call Lilly Alarcon-Strong at 541-567-5521.

Proposed appointment and confirmation of these positions will be made in December 2017.  The City Council confirms all committee appointments.

All appointments to city boards and commissions shall be made in accordance with the ordinances and city charter.  Appointees shall not be full-time employees of the city, shall not be elected officials of the city, shall not be appointed to more than two boards or commissions at a time, and shall not sell to the city or its boards and commissions over which the council has appointive powers and budget control either directly as a prime contractor or supplier, or indirectly as a first tier subcontractor or supplier.  Sales shall be construed to mean sales, services or fees aggregating $7,500 or more in any one calendar year.  Preference for appointees shall be given to city residents.

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For more information on how to report an issue related to the accessibility or how to file a formal Section 504 or ADA (Title II) complaint about the accessibility of any content on our website, please see our full Accessibility Statement.

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