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News Release
Council seeks agriculture representative for Solid Waste Advisory Commission - 12/04/19

Vancouver, Wash. – The Clark County Council is seeking applicants for a volunteer position on the Solid Waste Advisory Commission.

The position represents agriculture in Clark County. Applicants should currently be involved in or have a background in one of the following areas:

  • Farming and food processing
  • Extension office, conservation district or other agricultural agency work
  • Compost and agricultural debris facilities
  • Other agricultural fields in Clark County

The three-year term will begin Jan. 1 and end Dec. 31, 2022.

Commission members act as representatives of their regions or stakeholder groups and advise the county council on solid waste issues, such as recycling, garbage collection, landfills, transfer stations and waste-reduction programs. Members also, at times, participate in solid waste-related projects and engage in the policy process.

The commission meets at 6 pm on the first Thursday of February, May, August and November. Meetings are at the Center for Community Health, 1601 E Fourth Plain Blvd.

Applicants should send a résumé and letter of interest to Tina Redline, County Manager’s Office, PO Box 5000, Vancouver 98666-5000.

Applications also can be sent by email to edline@clark.wa.gov">Tina.Redline@clark.wa.gov or fax to 360.397.6058.

The letter of interest should include:

  • How you represent the Clark County agriculture community.
  • Your personal or professional experience related to solid waste.
  • Your vision for the future of solid waste management in Clark County.

Application deadline is 5 pm Friday, Dec. 20.

Visit the Solid Waste Advisory Commission website for more information.

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