The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Board of Health. Applications for the open position are due by April 18, 2017.
The El Paso County Board of Health is the governing body for El Paso County Public Health. The Board of Health is responsible for developing public health policies, approving a local public health improvement plan, providing advice to the Public Health Director, and overseeing Public Health financial matters, among other responsibilities.
Regular Board meetings are typically held monthly on the fourth Wednesday of the month beginning at 7:30 am, followed by Work Sessions when noted on the current month's agenda.
Regular meetings are hosted in the 2nd floor of the Citizens Service Center, in the Snow-Miller conference rooms, unless otherwise indicated.
Meeting dates, times and meeting agendas are posted on the Public Health Department's website at www.elpasocountyhealth.org. Monthly agendas also are posted in the Sunshine case near the west entrance of the Citizens Service Center, 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80907. All meetings are open to the public.
The Board of Health is currently seeking one new member. This opening will close April 18, 2017.
The volunteer application is located at www.elpasoco.com and can be accessed by clicking on the “Volunteer Boards” link. Applicants are asked to reference the board and position they wish to represent and include a mailing address and daytime phone number. Send completed applications and letter of interest and/or résumés to:
Board of County Commissioners
Attn: Linda Berg
200 S. Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2208
Applications may also be faxed to 719-520-6397 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.