Colorado Springs, October 18, 2012 – The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking a community-minded citizen volunteer from commissioner district 1 to serve on the Community Development Advisory Board (CDAB). Applications for the open position are due by November 16, 2012.
The Community Development Advisory Board is comprised of 12 voting members. One nominated member from each of the municipalities participating in the El Paso County Community Development Block Grant Program may serve on the CDAB. It also includes members from each of the commissioner districts. Members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners for five-year terms and are limited to serving two consecutive five-year terms.
Applicants should reside in commissioner district 1, which includes the northwest portion of the county north of the US Air Force Academy, including the areas of Monument, Palmer Lake and Black Forest.
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 résumé to:
Board of County Commissioners
Attn: Frances St. Germain, County Administration Manager
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. For further information call 719-520-6436.
Contact: Dave Rose
Public Information Officer
Phone: 520-6540 Cell: 337-9239