Candidates are being sought for an open position on the International Special Review District Board, the official board that reviews façade alterations, signs, new construction, changes of use, and street improvements within the International Special Review District (ISRD) located in the Chinatown/International District. An elected position (Position #3—Business Person, Property Owner or Employee) will become vacant effective August 1, and in accordance with the Board’s Rules and Procedures, is filled through a Mayoral appointment.
Individuals who live in the District, serve as a member of a community organization within the District, or demonstrate active interest in the community and in historic preservation are encouraged to apply. The appointee will complete the remainder of the elected term which ends November 30, 2016. The applicant must reside in the city of Seattle.
Applicants should send a letter of interest and resume by Monday, August 10. Electronic submissions are preferred, if possible.
Email your letter and resume to: [email protected]. Please reference International Special Review District Board in the subject line.
To submit a paper copy, address it to: Rebecca Frestedt, International Special Review District Board Coordinator, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, P.O. Box 94649, Seattle, WA 98124-4649.
The City of Seattle said it is committed to promoting diversity in the city’s boards and commissions. Women, persons with disabilities, sexual and gender minorities, young persons, senior citizens, persons of color, and immigrants are encouraged to apply.