CITY OF NEWPORT ANNOUNCES VACANCY ON THE 60+ ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The City of Newport is seeking applications from citizens interested in serving on the 60+ Advisory Committee. The 60+ Advisory Committee consists of seven members who serve two-year terms. The appointee will fill a vacant term that expires on December 31, 2021.
The 60+ Advisory Committee is responsible for studying and making recommendations to the City Council regarding the economics, physical condition, operation, maintenance, development, use, regulation, and expansion of the 60+ Activity Center. The Committee is responsible for the acquisition and promotion of programs for seniors in the City of Newport. The Committee meets on the fourth Monday of every month at 2:30 P.M., at the 60+ Activity Center.
Anyone interested in serving on this committee should apply using the city’s committee application that 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. Paper copies of the committee application form can also be obtained by contacting Peggy Hawker, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone at 541.574.0613. The application deadline is September 18, 2020.
It is anticipated that the 60+ Advisory Committee will interview interested volunteers its regular meeting of September 28, 2020, and forward a recommendation to the Mayor for formal appointment at a subsequent City Council meeting.