Friday, October 18, 2013
Charleston County Council announces the following vacancies on boards and commissions:
• Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals
1 vacancy for a civil engineer
1 vacancy for a licensed electrical contractor
1 vacancy for a licensed general contractor
1 vacancy for an architect
1 vacancy for a resident state fire marshal
• Set-Off Debt Collection Hearing Officer
• Accommodation Tax Advisory Committee
4 vacancies, applicants must reside in unincorporated Charleston County and preference will be given to those residing in unincorporated West Ashley and Johns Island
• Berkeley Charleston Dorchester Council of Governments
1 vacancy for a person of minority race
• Firemen’s Insurance and Inspection Fund
1 vacancy for Saint John’s Fire District
4 vacancies for St. Andrews Public Service District
4 vacancies for Awendaw Consolidated Fire District
1 vacancy for James Island Public Service District
• Base Redevelopment Authority
• Community Development Advisory Board
1 vacancy for a construction sector representative
1 vacancy for a community-based representative
• Disabilities Board
• Greenbelt Bank Board
1 vacancy for an owner of real property who is actively engaged in the real estate business.
1 vacancy for a person in the business of appraising forestland, farmland or conservation easements.
1 vacancy for a board member of a charitable corporation or trust authorized to do business in this state which is organized for historic preservation purposes.
Charleston County Council encourages citizens of Charleston County who are willing to volunteer to serve on one of these important boards to submit an application for appointment. The application deadline is Monday, Oct. 21. To find Charleston County Council’s application for appointment visit www.charlestoncounty.org
Applications will be considered by county council’s administration policy and rules committee at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31. The committee is comprised of five members of Charleston County Council. The committee will make recommendations to fill these vacancies to full council and county council will vote on those recommendations at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7.
For questions or more specific information regarding each board, call Kristen Salisbury, Deputy Clerk of Council, at 843-958-4031 or visit www.charlestoncounty.org.