Applicants needed for Housing Authority Board

The Island County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill a term on the Island County Housing Authority Board that expires on Dec. 6.

The Board of County Commissioners appoints HAB members for five-year terms. Resident commissioner terms are two years. The Housing Authority’s purpose is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination; to serve the citizens of Island County by assisting low income households with safe, decent and affordable housing opportunities; and to maximize social and economic opportunities for low-income households to assist them in achieving self-sufficiency by forming effective partnerships.

The board meets from 10 a.m. to noon the second Tuesday of each month, except in December, when an annual meeting is held at 10 a.m. on the first Tuesday.

Send a letter of interest and statement of qualifications to Island County Board of Commissioners, Attn: Pam Dill, Re: Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Vacancy, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; fax 360-679-7381; email Applications are due 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6.


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