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Wed, Nov 21, 2018

The City of Astoria is accepting applications to fill numerous upcoming term expirations and vacancies on various City of Astoria Boards and Commissions. These volunteer positions offer citizens the opportunity to play significant roles in the community in a number of ways. Appointments are the responsibility of the Mayor, considering recommendations of City Councilors, Staff and community members.

A brief description of the various Boards and Commissions, and an application form, is included at this link: Citizen Advisory Committee Application. The application form is also available in the Mayor’s Office on the third floor of City Hall. 

To apply for current vacancies, submit an application form to the City Manager’s Office online or in person by 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 17, 2018.  Appointments will be made at the January 7, 2019 City Council meeting. 

Listed below are the current Boards and Commissions with potential vacancies: 

Planning Commission
Budget Committee
Historic Landmarks Commission
Design Review Committee
Hospital Authority Board
Parks and Recreation Board 

The City welcomes applications at any time for future vacancies.  If you have any questions or need additional information, contact the Mayor’s Office at (503) 325-5824 or via email at



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