Applications are being accepted from Eatonville residents who’d like to fill a vacancy on the Town Council.
The mayor and council will appoint someone to replace former councilman Jim Valentine, who resigned Aug;. 7. It’s anticipated that the appointment will be made at the Sept. 23 council meeting. The appointee will complete the remaining two years of the four-year term that Valentine was serving. The seat will be up for election in 2015.
To qualify for the appointment, applicants must be registered voters and have lived in the town for a minimum of one year prior to appointment.
Prospective applicants may submit a letter of interest stating their qualifications to the town clerks’s office in Town Hall at 201 Center St W. The application deadline is 2:30 p.m. Sept. 3.
Questions regarding the position may be asked of town administrator Doug Beagle at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-832-3361 (extension 105). Written information about the application and appointment process is available at Town Hall.