The Clark County Fire District 3 Board of Fire Commissioners has selected a new Fire Commissioner to replace Commissioner Richard Deleissegues, who passed away [...]
Susan Anderson to Manage Clark County Animal Protection and Control, Code Enforcement Services Departments
Clark County Community Development director, Mitch Nickolds recently announced that Susan Anderson has accepted the position to manage the County's Animal Protection and Control [...]
Don't look now, but here comes Fall. And with that, the inevitable piles upon piles of leaves. But there's a solution. Residents are encouraged [...]
Do you know a local artist? It is time for the Clark County Arts Commission to choose its annual Lifetime Achievement Award. This award [...]
The Clark County Board of Health is seeking applicants for three positions on the volunteer Public Health Advisory Council. The board is accepting applications [...]
The Clark County STASHA - 'Strong Teens Against Substance Hazards and Abuse' - is looking to fill vacant positions for its 2018-19 program year. [...]
The Clark County Sheriff's Office is hosting a Deputy Sheriff recruitment night next Wednesday, February 7. The Sheriff's Office has immediate openings for the position of Enforcement Deputy Sheriff. To work towards filling that need, the Sheriff's Office is hosting a free informational workshop...
You've likely heard some of the hubbub surrounding what's happening around one of Summer's most popular events - Cruisin' the Gut. We received some information from the event organizer which lays out what happened to the event and what might be happening next.Having spent *years* of my youth cruising those very same streets - ah, the old '71 Camaro, shown sans engine during a rebuild - oh, to have that one back... sigh :) - this event was a real joy to watch unfold each year. I'm really disappointed it came to this, and I am hopeful that the folks at the City see the benefit of extending the same financial support to this event as they do for the arts, music, theater and other important events happening in the downtown core.
A Memorial Day ceremony to honor the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who lost their lives in service to our country will be held on Monday, May 29, 11:00 am at the Battle Ground Veterans Memorial located at Kiwanis Park, 422 SW 2nd Avenue in Battle Ground.
The City of Vancouver's Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for a busy summer season and is now hiring more than 75 part-time lifeguards and swim lesson instructors at the Marshall and Firstenburg community centers.Vancouver Parks and Recreation will hold a one-day aquatics hiring event at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 6 at the Firstenburg Community Center, 700 NE 136th Ave. Interviews will begin at 3 p.m. and required swim tests will begin at 3:30 p.m.
Clark County Sheriff's Reserve Unit is now recruiting for its 2018 Academy.The Reserve unit is recruiting for volunteer Reserve Deputy Sheriffs, and will be holding an informational meeting on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at the West Precinct (Public Safety Complex), 505 NW 179th Street, Ridgefield.
The City of Vancouver is seeking applicants to fill three vacancies on its Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission (PRAC). Applicants for these positions must live within the Vancouver city limits.Completed applications must be received by the City Manager's Office by 5 PM on Friday, March 3, 2017. Click here to apply online.
Battle Ground's 27th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Celebration in the Spirit of Giving will be held on Friday, December 2nd, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Battle Ground Community Center, located at 912 E. Main Street in the historic Old Town district of Battle Ground.This traditional community celebration begins outdoors with caroling led by the Battle Ground High School Jazz Choir. Santa and Mrs. Claus are scheduled to arrive about 5:45 PM via Fire District 3 Engine to greet all the children and light the tree.
After nearly 13 years, thousands of volunteer hours, and the dedicated work of neighborhood and community leaders, Sorenson Park is finally set to open. The Felida-area park will host a Ribbon Cutting event on Saturday, December 3, starting at 1:30PM. Felida Neighborhood Association President Milada Allen, Park Advisory Board Co-Chair Barbara Anderson, and Sorenson Park Co-Chair A.J. Sallee will share stories about the history of the Park and the uphill battle to get it built.Sorenson Park is located at NW 26th Avenue and NW 109th Street.
The City of Vancouver is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy on the Planning Commission. The seven-member Planning Commission serves as a volunteer citizen advisory body and makes recommendations to the City Council on the comprehensive plan, sub-area plans, zoning and other land use matters.
Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency (CRESA) will open its doors to the public during our annual CRESA Community EXPO on Saturday, September 10, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The event will take place on 13th Street in Vancouver, between Franklin and Ingalls.September always has a special place for emergency response agencies as it signals National Preparedness Month which is celebrated annually throughout the month.