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The City of Portland, Oregon

Community & Civic Life

Promote the common good

Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 114, Portland, OR 97204

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Civic Life Bureau Advisory Committee

Description: The Director of the Office of Community & Civic Life has convened the Bureau Advisory Committee to provide advice and support to the Bureau. Its role is to:

 1. Provide guidance to the Director on the effective use of resources as it relates to the bureau's overall strategic aim and racial equity plan;

     a. Review bureau goals, program priorities, and spending;

     b. Informed participation in Community & Civic Life's annual budget process;

2. Be an ambassador for the work of the bureau and for the City.

Committee advises bureau director on a perpetual base.

Total seats available: 15

Term length: Two year

Volunteer position description: Membership is intended to represent a cross-section of diverse expertise, skill sets, background, and viewpoints. Committee members will serve a two-year term with the opportunity to renew future terms (up to eight years total). There will be 12-15 active members. In 2018, the committee will begin meeting in October of 2018 and continue with monthly meetings through the late spring of 2019. There may be reason for twice a month meetings in January due to workload needs related to budget submission, but members will be notified promptly of any additional meetings.


Bureau host: Community & Civic Life