County Fair Board members needed
If you enjoy the Clackamas County Fair year after year, you may be interested in this opportunity to have a say in how it plays out.
The Clackamas County Commissioners are seeking interested residents to serve on county Advisory Boards and Commissions, including the Fair Board, per a press release from Clackamas County.
The board has three openings. Each are 3-year terms.
Board responsibilities are as follows.
Members of the Fair Board serve as advisers to the Board of County Commissioners and act as the policy-making body of the Clackamas County Fairgrounds and Event Center.
The Board also manages the grounds and all other property owned, leased, used or controlled by the county and devoted to the use of the County Fair.
They also are entrusted and charged with the entire business management and financial responsibilities of the fairgrounds. This includes at times making facilities available for public and private events throughout the year.
Board meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month in Canby.
Those interested can apply online at bitly.com/CLackCoABCs, or use a paper form that can be picked up from Public and Government Affairs by calling 503-655-8751 or apply in-person at the Public Services Building at 2051 Kaen Rd. in Oregon City.
The deadline to apply is Oct. 10. For more information, call the fair office at 503-266-1136.