Deadline: Springfield Historic Commission Application

APPLICANTS SOUGHT FOR HISTORIC COMMISSION

The City is currently accepting applications to fill four open positions on the Historic Commission.  The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on February 8, 2016.  Interviews will be conducted by the City Council at the February 22, 2016 work session.  Confirmation of the chosen candidates will be at the City Council at the March 7, 2016 regular session.

Copies of the application packet are available at the City Manager’s Office in City Hall, 225 Fifth Street, 541-726-3700.  

Background:

The qualifications for membership on the Historic Commission include being appointees of Willamalane Park & Recreation District or Springfield School District #19; or individuals who meet professional qualifications in the disciplines of architecture, history, architectural history, archeology, or related fields who live within the Metropolitan Area General Plan boundaries; or residents, electors, or property owners within Springfield.

Historic Commission meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every other month starting at 5:30pm in the Jesse Main Room in City Hall. 

The candidates appointed to these positions are eligible to serve up to two, four-year terms. 

For more information, contact Molly Markarian at 541.726.4611 or at mmarkarian@springfield-or.gov.