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City of Idaho City is accepting letters of intent for Parks and Recreation Commission positions.


Qualifications: It is desirable for all members of the commission to have a demonstrated interest, competence, or knowledge of parks and recreation management, development, operation, design, usage, or maintenance. The Mayor and Council shall endeavor in good faith to appoint at least two (2) members with professional training or experience in the disciplines of architecture, urban planning, landscape, engineering, law, management, or other related disciplines.

Terms; Vacancies: Initial appointments to the commission shall be made as follows: two (2) 1-year terms; two (2) 2-year terms; three (3) 3-year terms. All subsequent appointments shall be made for three (3) year terms. Commission members may be reappointed to serve additional terms. Vacancies shall be filled in the same manner as original appointments and the appointee shall serve for the remainder of the unexpired term.

Ad Hoc Commissioners: The Mayor with the advice and consent of the Council may appoint up to two (2) "youth" members (Ages 14 through 18) from the community as "ad hoc" Commissioners. "Ad hoc" Youth Commissioners will serve for a maximum of six (6) month terms and may be reappointed for additional terms. "Ad hoc" Youth Commissioners shall enjoy the same rights and privileges as the other Commissioners, including the right to vote on motions and resolutions. (Ord. 276, 10-26-1999)

Written comments may be dropped off at City Hall during business hours of Mon-Thur 8am-4:30pm, sent to City Hall at Box 130, Idaho City, ID 83631 or emailed to idahocityclerk@gmail.com . Thank you.