Applicants are being sought to fill a vacancy on the City of Snohomish Planning Commission. Applications are due to the City Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 22, at City Hall, 116 Union Avenue in Snohomish.
The Planning Commission member term runs for six years. The Planning Commission considers land use, regional and comprehensive plan issues, and makes recommendations to the City Council. The Planning Commission may recommend moratoria and/or interim land use controls and hold public hearings as deemed necessary by the City Council.
Planning Commission members are appointed by the Mayor subject to confirmation by the City Council. Commission members must live within the City’s urban growth boundary. All City board and commission members are volunteers serving without compensation.
The vacancy is created by Commissioner Stephen Dana’s election to the City Council. The selected appointee’s term will begin on January 1, 2018, and will fill the balance of Mr. Dana’s term which expires on January 17, 2019, at which time the appointee may request appointment to a full term.
Applications are available at City Hall and may also be accessed from the City website.