Bikeways & Walkways Committee:
Applications are being accepted for a position on the Grants Pass and Josephine County Bikeways & Walkways Committee due to a term that expires on June 30, 2018. This position is a three-year term.
The purpose of this committee is to implement the “Non-Motorized” Chapter of the Master Transportation Plan, seek input from the community, coordinate and disseminate information for public education about biking and walking routes and rules, and serve as a resource and advisory group regarding bike and pedestrian trails for the City and County. Applicants for this position must be a City resident.
Parks Advisory Board:
Applications are being accepted for 3 positions on the Parks Advisory Board due to terms that expire June 30, 2018. These positions are three-year terms.
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.
Tourism Advisory Committee:
Applications are being accepted for a position on the Tourism Advisory Committee due to a term that expires on June 30, 2018. This position is a three-year term.
The purpose of the Tourism Advisory Committee is to review the strategy for the implementation of the tourism program and to report its findings and recommendations to Council on a quarterly basis. The committee also coordinates the efforts of local tourism providers and others for program events and to identify and stage special events, promotions and other tourism-related activities.
You may obtain an application at the City Administration Office, 101 N.W. A Street, or online at www.grantspassoregon.gov/committee-application. Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. Monday, May 14, 2018. Appointments will be made at the City Council meeting on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.