Inyo County residents have a chance to enter public service. One vacancy each exists on the Inyo Water Commission and Planning Commission.
The Water Commission duty is to watch over the Long Term Water Agreement requirements and to advise the Board of Supervisors. A vacancy exists on that body due to the resignation of member Jim Stroh who will move from the area.
Anyone interested in an appointment to the Water Commission, should send your request for appointment to the Inyo County Board of Supervisors, P.O. Drawer N, Independence, CA 93526. Those requests must be received on or before 5pm, September 22nd. For more information, you can call the Water Department at 760-878-0002.
The Inyo County Planning Commission also needs to fill a vacancy created by the recent death of Commissioner Sam Wasson. Third District Supervisor Rick Pucci now seeks applications to fill Mr. Wasson’s unexpired term ending December 31st and a new four-year term that begins January 5th, 2015 and ends December 31st, 2018.
Applicants must live in the Third District and attend Planning Commission meetings on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 10am in Independence. Anyone interested in this appointment should send your request to Supervisor Rick Pucci, Inyo County Board of Supervisors, P.O. Drawer N, Independence, CA 93526. Requests must be received on or before 5pm, September 19th.
For more information call the Assistant Clerk of the Board at 760-878-0373.