Clark County seeks volunteers for the historic preservation commission

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Clark County is presently in search of candidates for 3 seats on the Clark County Historic Preservation Fee.

The seven-person fee is accountable for reviewing nominations for the Nationwide Register of Historic Locations; Reviewing nominations and designating land for the Clark County Heritage Register, conducting design critiques for modifications to buildings and places within the register; Examination and decision-making of functions for particular valuation grants for historic actual property; and oversees training and public relations.

Two of the positions are restricted to a few years and one seat is proscribed to 1 yr, with all phrases of workplace beginning on July 1st. The fee often meets on the primary Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. on the Public Service Middle, 1300 Franklin St., Vancouver. Presently, as a result of coronavirus pandemic, the fee is assembly nearly by means of Webex.

Candidates ought to have an curiosity, expertise, or information of historical past; Monument preservation, renovation or restoration; and structure or associated disciplines corresponding to planning, American research or cultural anthropology, archeology or geography.

To use, ship a canopy letter and resume to Michelle Pfenning, County Supervisor’s Workplace, PO Field 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666 or

The applying deadline is Friday, April 16, 5 p.m.

For extra details about the fee and the heritage conservation program, go to