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Posted on: September 1, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Get Involved – Apply to Join a City Board, Commission or Committee!

City Seeking Applicant III

The City of Port Angeles has a variety of advisory boards, commissions, and committees. From beautification programs to public safety services, these advisory groups offer an opportunity for dedicated individuals to weigh in on a range of important issues. Members of City advisory groups are appointed by City Council and volunteer their time to serve and strengthen the Port Angeles community.  

Each advisory group is unique in its number of members, roles, duties and term lengths. Most terms of office begin on March 1st of the year in which the appointment is made. Terms of office vary between one and four years in length, and conclude on the last day of February in the year when the appointment expires. For example: A four-year term to begin on March 1, 2024 will expire on February 28, 2028. Click here to learn more about each advisory group.


The City of Port Angeles is seeking applications for the following advisory groups (current terms end on February 28, 2024): 

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (3 seats) 

  • ·         Tax Collector- Expires 2/28/2024
  • ·         Tax Recipient - Expires 2/28/2024
  • ·         Member-at-Large - Expires 2/28/2024

Click here to see eligibility requirements

Parks, Recreation & Beautification Commission (2 seats and 2 student positions) 

Click here to see eligibility requirements

Planning Commission (2 seats) 

Click here to see eligibility requirements

Public Safety Advisory Board (4 seats and 1 student position) 

  • High school student recommended by school administration - Vacant
  • Affiliated with an associated EMS agency that operates in the City - Expires 2/28/2024
  • Enrolled Tribal member - Vacant 
  • Represent diverse segments of the community - Vacant 
  • Represent diverse segments of the community - Expires 2/28/2024

Click here to see eligibility requirements

Utility Advisory Committee (1 seat) 

  • Care Facility/Medic 1 Representative – Expires 2/28/2024

Click here to see eligibility requirements

To Apply

Make a difference in your community; apply to volunteer as a member for a City advisory group! If you are interested in serving on a board, committee or commission, please submit an online application using the link below.  

View Online Application:    

A kiosk is available at City Hall for application submission; please contact the City Clerk at 360-417-4634 or if this service is needed, or stop by City Hall located at 321 East 5th Street between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.   

Please note: Many of our advisory positions require the applicant be a City of Port Angeles resident. Please review eligibility requirements prior to submitting your application. The application contains a link to eligibility requirements for each board, commission and committee. To view these independently of the application, see section 2 of the Port Angeles Municipal Code.  

Applications are due 5 p.m. on January 12, 2024