ST. PAUL, Minn. (Aug. 6. 2015) — The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners is seeking individuals to serve on various volunteer committees and boards.
COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES ADVISORY COMMITTEE members act in an advisory capacity to the Ramsey County Board and the St. Paul City Council. Composition of the committee shall represent as much as possible the following groups: persons interested in public health; recipients of public health services; public health professionals/licensed health care professionals; community organizations. There are currently five vacancies on this district-specific committee: two vacancies for County at Large, one for County District 1, one for County District 5, and one for County District 6. Members serve two-year staggered terms.
RAMSEY-WASHINGTON METRO WATERSHED DISTRICT members must be voting residents of the watershed district (North St. Paul, Maplewood, Little Canada, Vadnais Heights, White Bear Lake, Gem Lake, and parts of Roseville, St. Paul and Shoreview), and may not be a public officer of the County, State, or Federal government, except a soil and water district supervisor may serve as a manager. Members generally manage the water and related resources in a watershed. There is currently one vacancy on this board; members serve three-year terms.
For an application(s) and more detailed information on these committees, call 651.266.8001, or visit https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=927651073. All applications are due by Friday, August 31, 2015.
COMMUNITY HUMAN SERVICES CITIZENS ADVISORY COUNCIL (CAC) members serve on one of seven committees, shape policy, and share their knowledge and opinions with the Ramsey County Board. The seven committees, each representing a different population served by the Department are: Adult Services Committee, Chemical Health Committee, Children’s Services Review Panel, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Committee, Low Income Committee, Adult Mental Health Advisory Council, and Children’s Mental Health Advisory Council.
WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD (WIB) is a committee of individuals (representing business, education, economic development, labor, community-based organizations, and others) appointed by the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners and the Mayor of the City of St. Paul. In partnership with the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners, the WIB provides broad community leadership in all areas of workforce development, including development of a comprehensive countywide strategy to meet the community’s workforce development needs under the Federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998. Applicants should be Ramsey County residents. Terms are staggered.
Applications for the WIB and Youth Council are available by calling 651.779.5653 or [email protected].