Notices & Messages
Board of Equalization
The Okanogan County Board of Equalization (BOE) is a three member board who hear citizen appeals for values placed upon their property by the Okanogan County Assessor. The members of this Board are appointed by the Okanogan County Commissioners. The Commissioners attempt to appoint members from different areas of the county with varied interests and backgrounds. The Commissioners are looking for someone from the North County Area such as Oroville or Tonasket to fill a vacant position on this board.
The BOE typically meets on a Thursday or Friday during the months of July and August with only about three or four annual meetings.
wishing to serve on the board should send a letter stating interest and
qualifications to the Okanogan County Commissioners either by email to
email@example.com or by
mail to 123 5th Ave N, Rm 150, Okanogan, WA 98840
by June 16, 2017. . Compensation for serving is $50 per
day plus mileage at .50 per mile.
questions call Lanie at (509) 422-7100.
Lodging Tax Advisory Committee
Currently, there are two open positions; one from District #3 (Oroville Tonasket Area) and the second from District #1 (Omak, Coulee Dam, and Reservation Areas) Both positions must represent a business that collects the Lodging Tax Revenue, for example, representation from the hotel industry, nightly rentals or RV campground who collect the 4% lodging tax.
Anyone wishing to serve on the Committee should send a letter stating interest and qualifications to the Okanogan County Commissioners either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to 123 5th Ave N, Rm 150, Okanogan, WA 98840 by June 16, 2017. For questions call Lanie at (509) 422-7100. There is no compensation for serving on this committee.
It shall not be a violation of the requirements of this chapter for a majority of the members of a governing body to travel together or gather for purposes other than a regular meeting or a special meeting as these terms are used in this chapter: PROVIDED, That they take no action as defined in this chapter. RCW 42.30.070.