CITY OF NEWPORT ANNOUNCES VACANCY ON BICYCLE/PEDESTRIAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The City of Newport is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee. The Committee meets monthly on the second Tuesday, at 5:30 P.M., at City Hall. The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee consists of seven members, and all members must be residents, or business owners, in the city.
The purpose of the Committee is to: advise the City Council regarding issues relating to bicycle and pedestrian transportation, safety, recreation, and education; act as a resource to the City Council to provide additional information related to the unique problems associated with non-motorized transportation.
Anyone interested in serving on this committee should apply using the city’s committee application which is found on the city website at www.newportoregon.gov; click on “City;” then on “Committees;” and then on “Application for Committee/Commission.”
The completed form can be submitted electronically. Copies of the committee application form can also be obtained by contacting the City Manager’s Office at 169 SW Coast Highway, Newport, Oregon 97365, or by calling 541.574.0613. The application deadline is December 31, 2019.
The Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee will interview interested volunteers at an upcoming meeting, and forward a recommendation to the Mayor for formal appointment.