Board Member Vacancy

Sunset Empire Transportation District Board of Commissioners is requesting application from citizens interested in filling 2 openings on their Board. The Sunset Empire Transportation Board of Commissioners is responsible for setting policy for the operations of all public transportation in Clatsop County and oversees a budget of approximately 8 million dollars. The District operates 5 weekday fixed routes and 4 weekend fixed routes providing connecting services to Columbia and Tillamook County.  The District operates an Intermodal Transit Center in downtown Astoria, a Transit Office in Seaside and has an Operations facility in Warrenton. Those appointed to the 2 positions will serve until the next Special District election in the spring of 2021.  Applicants are required to be a registered voter in Clatsop County.  Applications will be accepted through October 14, 2019 at 5 PM.

Application forms are available on the District’s website at http://www.nworegontransit.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/New-Board-Member-Application-Updated-September-2019.pdf or may be picked up at the ticket desk at the Astoria Transit Center, 900 Marine Drive, Astoria or at the Seaside Transit Office 39 North Holladay Drive, Seaside.

Completed applications may be emailed [email protected], dropped off at the Astoria Transit Center, Seaside Transit Office or mailed to Sunset Empire Transportation District, 900 Marine Drive Astoria Oregon.  For more information please contact Mary Parker at 503-861-5370 or at [email protected]