Educational Position on Houghton County Planning Commission
There is a vacancy on the Houghton County Planning Commission for a three-year term from Jan. 1, through Dec. 31, 2017.
The position is for a citizen member representing the desires and needs of the education community. They shall represent the desires and needs of the local public school boards and administrative employees of school districts included, in whole or in part, within the county's boundaries; they shall represent the desires and needs of the Copper Country Intermediate School District, Michigan Tech, Finlandia University, MSU Extension and other educational institutions.
The applicant shall not hold any other office or position in Houghton County Government other than by virtue of membership on the Planning Commission, shall be a qualified elector of Houghton County and shall not be a declared candidate for any political office.
The position is completely voluntary; there is no compensation by Houghton County.
Applications are available at the Controller's Office, Houghton County Courthouse or online under Employment/Applications for Boards and Commission. The deadline for receiving applications is Jan. 7, at 4 p.m.