The City of Sunnyside is accepting applications from citizen volunteers to fill a vacant position on the Sunnyside Planning Commission, as established by SMC 2.50.
The Sunnyside Planning Commission consists of seven members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the Sunnyside City Council for four-year terms. The appointee would fill an unexpired term through June 2014.
The commission is responsible for considering all amendments, modifications or alterations to the city's comprehensive plan. It conducts hearings as otherwise specified by law, to hear, review and recommend proposed annexations of the city. The commission also performs other planning functions as required by the city council and state law.
The Sunnyside Planning Commission meets each calendar month or as needed.
Applications for this unpaid position are available online at http://www.sunnyside-wa.gov (councils & commissions page), in the city clerk's office at city hall, which is located at 818 E. Edison Ave., or by calling 837-3997.
Applications will be accepted until the vacancy is filled.