The City Council is seeking candidates for a vacancy on Bellevue’s Environmental Services Commission. Interested residents can apply online. Applications are due by Friday, Jan. 31.
Made up of volunteers and appointed by the mayor with council concurrence, Bellevue’s board and commission members serve four-year terms, offering their time and expertise to help shape the community’s future. Boards and commissions advise the council and conduct regularly-scheduled public meetings.
The Environmental Services Commission specializes in the Utilities Department’s garbage, wastewater and storm and surface water programs, specifically concerning planning, budget and rates, capital project financing, contracts and policies. The commission meets the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Applicants must live in the Bellevue Utilities service area. Residents of newly annexed areas are particularly encouraged to apply. The City of Bellevue values diversity.
Those who do not want to apply online can pick up community service applications from the City Clerk’s Office or Service First at City Hall, as well as the Bellevue Regional Library, the Lake Hills Library or Mini City Hall at the Crossroads shopping center. A faxed copy may be requested by calling 425-452-6806.
Applications must be received by the City Clerk on or before 5 p.m., Jan. 31. Applications may be submitted by any of the below-listed options:
Hand delivered: City Clerk’s Office, 450 110th Ave. NE
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 90012, Bellevue, Washington, 98009-9012
If additional information is desired about the role and responsibilities of this commission, please call Deputy City Clerk Karin Roberts at 425-452-6806.