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    City of Ocean Springs

    NEWS - The City of Ocean Springs Offers Diverse Opportunities for Citizens to Participate on Boards, Commissions

    Press Release

    For details and information concerning this release, please contact Cristina Werner, Executive Assistant to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen, at 228-382-4537.


    April 25, 2018 – For Immediate Release


    City of Ocean Springs Offers Diverse Opportunities for Citizens to Participate on Boards, Commissions

    Ocean Springs, MS – The City of Ocean Springs is accepting application from local citizens for potential appointments to various boards and commissions. Individuals who are interested should submit a completed Candidate Profile by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 18, 2018, to the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 1018 Porter Avenue.

    Candidate profile forms for boards and commissions can be downloaded from the city website, ci.ocean-springs.ms.us. They are available in the Office of the City Clerk at City Hall, 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS  39564. Interested citizens may call 228-875-4236 and ask that a form be sent by email or fax. All nominations received by the deadline will be reviewed by the Board of Aldermen.

    Terms of appointment vary from one to six years. Most boards require members to be Ocean Springs residents, and some have special qualification requirements.

    The following is a list of boards and commissions with current openings:

    ·        Historic Preservation Commission

    ·        Library Board

    ·        Park Advisory Board

    ·        Planning Commission

    ·        Zoning and Adjustment Board

    ·        Economic Development Council

    ·        School Board

     

     

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