City Commission Openings for Parks & Recreation and Arts

Now is the chance to get involved with the city as a volunteer commissioner for either the Parks & Recreation Commission or Arts Commission.

Parks & Recreation Commission – Two openings will be available in January for youth or adults living inside Covington city limits or within a three-mile radius of Covington city limits. Applications are being accepted until Friday, January 13, at 5 p.m. The tentative interview date is scheduled for Tuesday, January 24, in the early evening hours, from approximately 6:00-7:00 p.m. The positions are a three-year term, except youth serve a one-year term. Meetings for the Parks & Recreation Commission are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at Covington City Hall.

Arts Commission – There is currently one opening for a youth or adult living inside Covington city limits. Applications are being accepted until the position is filled and interview dates are to be determined. This is a replacement term to finish out a three-year term (youth serve a one-year term). Meetings for the Arts Commission are held on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Covington City Hall.

Applications for commission openings can be found on the city website (www.covingtonwa.gov) or by contact Senior Deputy City Clerk Joan Michaud at jmichaud@covington.wa.gov.