Arts commission applicants needed



The city of Vancouver is seeking applicants to fill a partial-term position on the Clark County Arts Commission.

The candidate appointed to fill the position will begin serving immediately; the term will expire September 2014.

The commission is an 11-member body that works to enhance and support the growth of the local economy through collaborations among arts patrons, artists, the business community, service groups, schools and cultural groups.

The arts commission is composed of both artists and business people. Applicants for this position must represent an art discipline from the following categories: architecture, dance, digital, heritage or cultural, literary, music, theater or visual.

For applications or further information, contact Amanda Delapena in the City Manager’s Office at City Hall, P.O. Box 1995, Vancouver, WA 98668 or call 487-8605.

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. Sept. 12. For more information about boards and commissions, or to apply online, visit