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City of Ridgefield is Accepting Applications for Ridgefield Parks Board

The City of Ridgefield is seeking a dynamic and self-motivated City resident to serve on the Ridgefield Parks Board.

The Parks Board is comprised of seven volunteer citizens who advise the City Council on parks planning and acquisition within the current city limits and urban growth boundary of the City of Ridgefield.

Park Board members serve three-year terms. The time commitment includes regular attendance at meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, preparation for meetings, and active involvement in the Ridgefield community.  Eligible applicants must reside within the city limits.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates must submit the following materials:

  1. A cover letter explaining why the candidate is interested in being appointed to the Parks Board and a description of what the 2-3 priorities should be for the City as the community continues to grow.
  2. A completed application.
  3. A resume is optional.

Click here to complete an application for the Ridgefield Parks Board.

Applications must be received no later than 4:30PM on Friday, January 20, 2023.

For more information about the Parks Board, including links to meeting agendas and minutes, visit:

If you have any questions, contact Julie Ferriss, City Clerk at 360-887-3557,

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