800 (2015-495 Sept. 23) Notice of Public Hearing Okanogan Board of Health Charter

(2015-495 Sept. 23) Notice of Public Hearing Okanogan Board of Health Charter

The Okanogan Board of County Commissioners has scheduled a public hearing to consider a resolution amending the Charter for the Okanogan Health District Board of Health. The amendments as proposed would reduce board membership from 6 to 5 members. The amendments would reduce representatives from the cities/towns from 3 to 1 and would create 1 position for representation from the medical community. A copy of the proposed amended charter may be obtained using the contact information that follows.

The hearing is scheduled for October 5, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. in the Commissioners Auditorium in the Virginia Grainger Building at 123 5th Ave N, Okanogan WA. Verbal statements will be taken at the hearing with all speakers limited to 5 minutes. Written comments of any length may be presented at the hearing or submitted in writing or electronically prior to the hearing to Laleña Johns, Clerk of the Board at the address listed below.

Questions regarding the proposal or hearing may be directed to: Perry Huston, Director, Okanogan County Office of Planning & Development, 123 5th Ave. N, Suite 130, Okanogan, WA 98840, (509) 422-7118. phuston@co.okanogan.wa.us

Comments may be submitted to: Laleña Johns, Clerk of the Board, 123 5th Ave N, Suite 150, Okanogan WA 98840 or ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us

Published by Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle.


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