Committee Assignments

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Committee Assignments 2017-02-22T16:26:39+00:00

2017 Committee Assignments

Committee Responsibilities
WAGE/FINANCE/PERSONNEL

3rd Monday each month @ 5:00 P.M. – City Hall, excluding holidays.

Jerry Kuiken -Chair
Nick Laninga
Brent Lenssen

  • Budget
  • Insurance and Risk Management Programs
  • Court Operations
  • Investment and Debt Programs
  • Human Resources ( Hiring, Policies, Training, Contracts, Safety, and Records)
  • Bargaining Agreements:
    • Police, Fire, Public Works, Clerical, Public Safety Support, Police Management
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Wednesday following the 3rd Monday of the month @
4:00 P.M. – City Hall

Gary Bode- Chair
Dave Burns
Jack Lathrop

  • Trade/Tourism
  • Downtown Planning
  • West Lynden Planning
  • Board of Adjustments
  • Design Review Board
  • Downtown Business Association
  • Downtown Parking
  • PRD Review
  • Economic Development Team
  • Planning Commission
  • Project Hope
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Museum
  • Council on Aging & Community Center
  • Library (WCLS)
PARKS

3rd Monday each month @ 4:00 P.M. – City Hall

Ron DeValois- Chair
Nick Laninga
Jack Lathrop

  • City Parks
  • Berthusen Park
  • Trails
  • YMCA Board
  • Bender Fields
  • Forestry Regional Parks and Recreation District
  • NWWF
  • Senior Recreational Activities
PUBLIC WORKS

Wednesday after 1st Council meeting of the month @
4:30 P.M. -City Hall

Gary Bode -Chair
Ron DeValois
Brent Lenssen

  • All Public Utilities (Sewer, Water, Storm water, Streets)
  • Tree Maintenance
  • Airport
  • Solid Waste
  • All City Owned Buildings (structural maintenance, construction, grounds)
  • Air/Water Quality
PUBLIC SAFETY

1st Thursday each month @ 4:00 P.M.
Beginning w/Police Department in January and alternating w/ Fire Department.
Call 354-4400 or 354-2828 for specific location information.

Dave Burns – Chair
Jerry Kuiken
Brent Lenssen

  • Police
  • Fire
  • Ambulance
  • Animal Control
  • Emergency Management