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Aitkin County 'Committee' Opportunities

AITKIN COUNTY HAS OPENINGS ON THE FOLLOWING COMMITTEES:

Aitkin County Health & Human Services Advisory Committee

• Commissioner District 1 (One Opening)
• Commissioner District 3 (Two Openings)

The Aitkin County Health & Human Services Advisory Committee is seeking members to fill its openings for next year. Members of the committee actively participate in the formulation and ongoing review of the plan for the development, implementation, and operation of the programs and services of the Health & Human Services Board in its mission to assist citizens, preserve families, and promote dignity, safety, health, responsibility, and self-sufficiency.

Term is for two years and must be able to commit to attending, at least, six meetings per year.

Applications are being accepted until the positions are filled.  To request an application packet or more information on these openings please call Shawn at 218-927-7203 or by emailing shawn.speed@co.aitkin.mn.us

           - Application for Committee Position

 

Natural Resources Advisory Committee

Terms are for 4 years, beginning in January
Per diem and mileage @ County rate
Meets 2nd Monday of the month
Approximately 11 meetings per year

Advises the County Board on matters relating to...
Forest management

Recreation management

Land Asset management

Applications will be accepted until Noon on December 4, 2019, or until filled.  Applications can be found on the Aitkin County website, picked up at the Land Department, or mailed to you if requested.

The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will make the committee selection from submitted applications at a County Board meeting.  All applicants will receive notification by mail whether or not they have been selected.  For more information please contact Rich Courtemanche, Aitkin County Land Commissioner, at 218-927-7364.

           - Application for Committee Position

 

Aitkin County Planning Commission District 5

Reviews applications for Conditional Use Permits, Interim Use Permits, Planned Unit Developments, Rezoning and Subdivisions to ensure compliance with Aitkin County Ordinances and the Comprehensive Land Use Plan.  Individual will participate in public hearings for review of the applications.  Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month at 4:00 P.M.

Applications will be accepted until Noon on December 4, 2019, or until filled.  The position will start the first meeting of January 2020.  Terms are three years.  Applications can be found on the Aitkin County website, picked up in the West Annex of the Courthouse, or mailed to you if requested.

The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will make the committee selections from submitted applications during a County Board meeting.  All applicants will receive notification by mail whether or not they have been selected.  For more information please contact Terry Neff, Environmental Services Director at 218-927-7342.

           - Application for Committee Position

 

Aitkin County Board of Adjustment Commissioner District 5 (One opening)

Reviews variance applications and interpretations from Aitkin County Zoning Ordinances.  Individuals will participate in public hearings for reviewing variance applications from Aitkin County Zoning Ordinances.  Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 P.M. 

Applications will be accepted until Noon on December 4, 2019, or until filled.  The position will start the first meeting of January 2020.  Terms are three years.  Applications can be found on the Aitkin County website, picked up at the Environmental Services/Planning & Zoning Office, or mailed to you if requested.

The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will make the committee selections from submitted applications during a County Board meeting.  All applicants will receive notification by mail whether or not they have been selected.  For more information please contact Terry Neff, Environmental Services Director at 218-927-7342.

           - Application for Committee Position