The City of Monroe is currently seeking applicants
to fill the following City Board, Commission, & Committee
open positions (terms beginning January 1, 2020):

1 – Economic Development Advisory Boardmember; Term ending December 2022
5 – Ethics Boardmembers; Terms ending December 2020, 2021, & 2022
1 - Park Boardmember; Term ending December 2023
3 - Planning Commissioners; Terms ending December 2022 & 2023
3 – Salary Commissioners; Terms ending December 2021 & 2022

APPLICATION DEADLINE: First Review - Friday, October 4, 2019; Open Until Filled

Economic Development Advisory Board - Provides a forum for the coordination of information among entities identified as having economic development roles; recommending priorities and establishing a means to monitor progress on goals; and providing such other advice and guidance with furthering Monroe’s economic development strategy.

Ethics Board - Investigates, conducts hearings, and renders advisory opinions concerning accusations against city officials of violations of ethics or conflicts of interest; also reviews and recommends periodic updates to the city's ethics Policy and its applicability. 

Park Board Advises the City Council on the management, supervision, improvement, and budgeting for parks and recreation facilities and programs. The Board reviews the comprehensive park and recreation plan, assists with new park sites, and advises the City Council on capital projects in city parks. 

Planning Commission Reviews and makes recommendations to the City Council concerning land use issues including zoning, code changes, and revisions to the comprehensive plan.

Salary Commission – reviews and establishes the salaries of the mayor and the councilpersons and shall exercise the powers and perform the duties set forth by RCW 35.21.015. 


Candidates must reside within City Limits. All open positions are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council.

For additional information regarding board/commission qualifications, duties, and meeting times, please contact the City Clerk’s Office: Email ; 360-863-4538.