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Pierce County looking to fill spots on land-use panels

Post by Steve Maynard / The News Tribune on March 30, 2012 at 5:06 pm with No Comments »
March 30, 2012 5:09 pm

Pierce County is looking for volunteers to serve on land-use advisory commissions for eight areas of the county.

The commissions meet monthly, or as needed, to review development applications, proposed changes to the county’s comprehensive plan and community plans, and changes to regulations for their communities.

Applicants are needed for advisory commissions representing: Frederickson, Gig Harbor, Graham, Midland, South Hill, Spanaway, Summit View and Summit Waller communities.

Applications and more information is available at www.piercecountywa.org/pals or by contacting the Planning and Land Services Department at 253-798-7037 or 253-798-2630.

Here’s the news release:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 30, 2012

Volunteers sought for land use commissions

Pierce County Planning and Land Services (PALS) is seeking individuals interested in serving on a Land Use Advisory Commission (LUAC). The LUACs serve as a conduit for public information and participation, and help shape the vision and growth of their communities.

These commissions meet monthly, or as needed, to review development applications, proposed changes to the Pierce County Comprehensive Plan and Community Plans, and changes to the implementing regulations specific to their communities.

Applicants are needed for vacancies on advisory commissions that represent the Frederickson, Gig Harbor, Graham, Midland, South Hill, Spanaway, Summit View and Summit Waller communities. If you live in any of those areas, please consider volunteering. No experience is necessary – just a strong commitment to your community.

Applications and more information about Land Use Advisory Commissions can be found at www.piercecountywa.org/pals, or by contacting the Planning and Land Services Department at (253) 798-7037 or (253) 798-2630.

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