Lewis County accepting applications for Fire 17 vacancy

The Lewis County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is seeking individuals interested in serving on the Fire District 17 Board of Commissioners. To be eligible, a candidate must reside within Fire District 17's boundaries and be a registered voter in Lewis County.

Interested individuals should submit an application, a resume and a letter of interest to Rieva Lester, Clerk of the BOCC, in one of the three following ways:

  • IN PERSON at the Lewis County Commissioners’ Office, Room 210 of the Historic Courthouse at 351 N.W. North St. in Chehalis.
  • BY MAIL at 351 N.W. North St., Chehalis, WA 98532.
  • VIA EMAIL at committees@lewiscountywa.gov (please include “Fire District 17” in the subject line).

Submissions must be received by 10 a.m. Friday, April 2, 2021.

A map showing the boundaries of Fire District 17, which serves the Paradise area east of Mineral, can be found at https://maps.lewiscountywa.gov/maps/EmergServices/FireDistMaps/firedist_17.pdf.

To view the press release, please click here.

For an application, please click here.

For a sample letter of interest, please click here.

Posted: March 03, 2021