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Clean Water Services Seeks Business Applicants for Advisory Commission

Hillsboro, OR - November 20, 2015

Clean Water Services' Board of Directors is seeking applications from individuals to serve a four-year term on its Clean Water Advisory Commission (CWAC). There are currently two vacancies on the Commission. Both vacancies are for a business representative. Applicants for these positions must own, manage or work for a business that operates within Clean Water Services' boundaries other than land development or construction. CWS' service district includes the urban growth boundary in Washington County as well as the Cities of North Plains, Banks and Gaston. 

The purpose of the 15-member CWAC is to review and discuss major policy issues and programs related to the management of water resources in the Tualatin River Watershed and make recommendations to the Board of Directors. Clean Water Services' Board of Directors also serves as the Washington County Commissioners. Meetings are generally held on the evening of the second Wednesday of each month and typically run two hours.

Commission applications are available on Clean Water Services' website at or at the District's main office at 2550 SW Hillsboro Highway, Hillsboro. Business representatives interested in applying for CWAC are encouraged to contact Mark Jockers at 503.681.4450. Applications will be accepted through December 30, 2015 or until the positions are filled.

Everything we do at Clean Water Services aims to protect public health, while enhancing the natural environment of the Tualatin River Watershed. Combining science and nature, we work in partnership with others to safeguard the river's health and vitality, ensure the economic success of our region, and protect public health for more than 560,000 residents and businesses in urban Washington County, Oregon.

 

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Contacts

Mark Jockers
Government & Public Affairs Manager
Clean Water Services
503.681.4450 (o)
503.701.4293 (m)
jockersm@cleanwaterservices.org

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