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Vacancy Notice

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee 

Notice is hereby made concerning two openings on the Okanogan County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) for Commissioner District #3 (Oroville, Tonasket, Riverside area) and Commissioner District #1 (Omak, Okanogan area). Both positions must represent a Collector of the Lodging Tax which is an entity that provides transient lodging to the public for less than 30 days at a time. For example a hotelier, campground, or AirBnB etc.... .

The Board of County Commissioners has authorized a seven member Lodging Tax Advisory Committe to serve Okanogan County. Each of Okanogan County’s three Commssioner Districts are represented on the LTAC. Each district is appointed one member representative of an entity that applys for and receives LTAC funding (receiver) and one member who is a representative of an entity that collects the tax. (collector)

If you are interested in serving on the Okanogan County LTAC, please submit a letter of interest with the following information:

·         Name, mailing address, phone number and email

·         A statement describing why you are interested in filling the position

·         And when you are not the owner, a statement of eligibility/qualifications from the business you work for that includes the business name, contact person and info, and a statement stating you represent that entity.

Anyone wishing to serve on the committee should send their letter stating interest and qualifications to the Okanogan County Commissioners either by email to Laleña Johns  ljohns@co.okanogan.wa.us or by mail to 123 5th Ave N, Rm 150, Okanogan, WA 98840. You may inquire for more information at 509-422-7105.