City Council Vacancy
APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSED.
The city received six letters of interest for vacant Council Position 3. The vacancy will be filled for the remainder of the unexpired term, which ends December 2023.
The City Council serves as the legislative governing body in the Mayor-Council form of government, with all positions elected at large. The Council provides legislative oversight, creates municipal laws and regulations, levies taxes, borrows money, appropriates spending, serves a quasi-judicial role on some issues and confirms certain appointments.
COUNCIL APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS
- Applications are open to residents currently residing within the city limits of Stanwood for at least one year.
- Registered voter in Stanwood (to register to vote, you must be a citizen of the United States, a legal resident of Washington State and at least 18 years old by Election Day)
CITY COUNCIL APPLICANTS
COUNCIL VACANCY APPOINTMENT PROCESS
✔1. Applications must be submitted by 5:00 pm on August 16, 2020.
a. Applicants will submit letters of interest (LOI) and supporting documents online.
2. The applications will be considered at the September 10, 2020 City Council Meeting.
a. Applicants will be given five minutes to share with Council their qualifications and interest.
b. Council will have a Q&A session after the presentations.
c. Council will then convene to Executive Session to discuss applicants.
NO VOTING IS ALLOWED IN EXECUTIVE SESSION.
The Council meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Meetings start at 7 p.m. in the Stanwood-Camano School District Administration Building, located at 26920 Pioneer Highway.