The Cemetery Board is appointed by the Mayor and consist of five members plus a nonvoting council liaison; four members shall be residents of the city and one member may be a nonresident.
The Cemetery Board is an advisory board to the city council as to the planning, development of the cemetery, and submit annual budgetary requests to the City Council for funds needed to administer cemetery programs.
Appointments for this board shall be ratified by the city council. Seats are filled for an unexpired term.
This volunteer board makes recommendations to the City Council.
Second Wednesday of each odd month and April at 8AM in Washougal City Hall Council Chambers 1701 C Street.
Position number 5 is currently vacant until filled. Cemetery Board positions have no expiration date; however, members can resign with written notice to the Park & Cemetery Program Manager. Applications will be reviewed and approved by the City Council with the vacancy being filled for service by the soonest Cemetery Board meeting.
Washougal citizens may apply by writing a letter of interest, along with a resume or narrative of background and experience, and volunteer application found on the City of Washougal’s website to Mayor Molly Coston c/o Cemetery Board at 1701 “C” Street, Washougal, WA 98671.
Applications will accepted through February 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm.