CITY OF NEWPORT
SEEKING APPLICANTS TO FILL AN AT-LARGE VACANCY ON THE SHORT-TERM RENTAL ORDINANCE IMPLEMENTATION WORK GROUP
The City of Newport is seeking applicants to fill a citizen at-large position on the Short- Term Rental Ordinance Implementation Work Group.
The Short-Term Rental Ordinance Implementation Work Group shall be charged with the collection and evaluation of information related to the implementation of Ordinance No. 2144 (short-term rental ordinance), including administrative steps taken by the city to carry out the provisions of the ordinance, legal decisions that may influence implementation, reports on permits issued, status of the waitlist, resolution of complaints, and enforcement actions undertaken by the city.
The Short-Term Rental Ordinance Implementation Work Group may also provide recommendations to city administration on how implementation of Ordinance No. 2144, as written, could be improved.
Lastly, the Short-Term Rental Ordinance Implementation Work Group will prepare and present reports to the Planning Commission and City Council summarizing the Work Group’s observations related to the effectiveness of Ordinance No. 2144 in achieving policy objectives.
Anyone interested in filling this vacancy on the Short-Term Rental Ordinance Implementation Work Group 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. Hardcopies 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 October 15, 2020.