Volunteer Needed for El Paso County Community Development Advisory Board
El Paso County, CO, Feb. 15, 2018 – The Board of El Paso County Commissioners is seeking a community-minded citizen volunteer to serve on the El Paso County Community Development Advisory Board.
The Community Development Advisory Board (CDAB) is currently seeking one private citizen who lives in Commissioner District 2. Applications for the open position are due by March 2, 2018.
On April 1, 2009, El Paso County became an "entitlement community" and was awarded a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to carry out a wide range of community development activities directed toward revitalizing neighborhoods, economic development, and providing improved community facilities and services.
The Community Development Advisory Board (CDAB) reviews matters of importance regarding the CDBG program and makes recommendations to the El Paso County Board of Commissioners concerning community development issues and use of CDBG funds.
The panel meets quarterly and on an as-needed basis at 3:30 p.m. at the Department of Human Services, Community Conference Room No. 3032, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Volunteers Needed for El Paso Citizen Review Panel
El Paso County, CO, Feb 12, 2018 – The Board of El Paso County Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve on the El Paso County Citizen Review Panel. Applications for the open position are due by Feb 28, 2018.
The Citizen Review Panel is currently seeking four private citizens to serve as volunteers.
The Board of County Commissioners established the El Paso County Department of Human Services Citizen Review Panel as an advisory board. The Citizen Review Panel serves as an extension and continuation of the complaint process established through the County Department of Human Services Quality Assurance Program. It also provides a forum for the discussion of unresolved consumer concerns regarding the conduct of County Department of Human Services employees involved in Dependency and Neglect (Child Welfare) cases.
The panel meets quarterly and on an as-needed basis at 3:30 pm at the Department of Human Services, Community Conference Room #3032, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Applicants are asked to reference the board and position they wish to represent and include a mailing address and daytime phone number. Send completed applications and letter of interest and/or résumés to:
Board of El Paso County Commissioners
Attn: Ingrid Mobley
200 S. Cascade Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2208
Applications may also be faxed to 719-520-6397 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.