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Position Notice - Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee

Media Contact: Beth Gochrach, 240-777-2528
For Immediate Release: 06/09/2021
Application Deadline: 06/30/2021

Elrich Seeks Applicants for Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee

County Executive Marc Elrich is seeking applicants to fill three vacancies on the Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee for representatives of optional method developers. Two incumbents are eligible to apply for reappointment.

The 11-member Committee provides information and advice to the County government and the Director of the Silver Spring Regional Services Center regarding promotions, maintenance, service levels, and budgetary guidance for the downtown Silver Spring Urban District.

Members serve three-year terms without compensation, but are eligible for reimbursement for travel and dependent care for in-person meetings attended. The Committee currently meets virtually by video- and teleconference the third Thursday afternoon of every month at 3:30 PM. When in-person meetings resume in the future, the Committee will meet in Silver Spring.

Applicants of diverse, backgrounds, professions, genders, geography, abilities, ethnicities, and ages are encouraged to apply. Members of County boards, committees and commissions may not serve on more than one such group at a time. Members must complete training on the Maryland Open Meetings Act and basic parliamentary procedure. The County Executive’s appointments are subject to confirmation by the County Council. Applications will be forwarded to the Council for confirmation and may be made public as part of the confirmation process. The deadline for application is June 30, 2021. To apply please click “Apply for Position” below to complete the online form and provide a cover letter and resume (in one document).

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