Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Library, advising on
library planning policies, and is a representative of the community. Consists of five members that serve a
Park and Recreation Board (1 vacancy)
The purpose of the Park and Recreation Board is to advise the Mayor and City
Council and assist with planning any form of recreation or cultural activity
that will employ the leisure time of the people in a constructive and wholesome
manner. The Park and Recreation Board will plan and promote parks, paths
and trails, play and recreation grounds, and/or other municipally owned
recreation facilities including community buildings. This board consists
of seven (7) members appointed by the Mayor for a four-year term. Current
vacancies may be filled only by residents living inside Colville city limits.
Historic Preservation Commission (1 vacancy)
Serves as the local review board approving applications for special tax
valuation on historic property determined to be eligible and consistent with
state laws. Also charged with defining Colville's Historic District,
serving as a design review board, and providing public information and
assistance for preservation of historic resources. Consists of five
members that serve a three year term.
Planning Commission (3
Members must live within the city limits of Colville, within the Urban Growth
Area (UGA), and/or be owners of a business located in Colville, and/or own
property within the city limits.
Assists in the preparation, revision, and implementation of the
s and development regulations. The Commission is the
citizen’s advisory body that holds hearings and makes recommendations to the
City Council. Consists of seven
members that serve a six year term.
Current vacancies may be filled
only by residents living inside Colville city limits.
Fund Committee (2
Plans, promotes and develops events to enhance the
cultural enrichment of the citizens of the City of Colville and the Colville
region. The Committee reviews and screens applications for Vinson Fund
allocations and, by majority vote, make recommendations to the Colville City
Council relating to the expenditure of monies from the Vinson Fund within the
funding limitations and wishes set forth in the Robert C. Vinson bequest.
Also develops partnerships with other cultural organizations in the Colville
region. The comittee consists of seven members that serve a four year
term. Current vacancyu may be filled by residents living inside or outside
of the Colville city limits.
Zoning Board of
Adjustment (1 vacancy)
Members must live within the City of
Colville or within the Urban Growth Area. The Board plays an important
role in administering local zoning regulations. Reviews include
conditional use permit applications and variance requests. This is a
quasi-judicial board, which consists of five members that serve a four
The Mayor appoints all members of Boards and Commissions
with approval from the City Council. Applications may be obtained at
the City Clerk/Human Resources Office, City Hall, 170 S. Oak, Colville,
WA or through the link below.
Application for Appointment to
a Board or Commission
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