City of Battle Ground Seeks Candidates For New Salary Commission – ClarkCountyToday.com

The Commission is a three-member volunteer board of directors that meets at least once a year to review and determine the salaries and health insurance benefits provided by the city to its elected officials.

The Battle Ground City Council recently passed an ordinance establishing a wages commission and is seeking nominations from residents interested in serving on the newly established council.

Battlefield Town Hall. Photo file.

The Commission is a three-member volunteer board of directors that meets at least once a year to review and determine the salaries and health insurance benefits provided by the city to its elected officials.

Members of the Commission must reside in the town of Battle Ground. Members must not be an officer, official or employee of the City of Battle Ground, nor an immediate relative of any officer, official or employee of the City.

Members serve without remuneration and are appointed by the mayor with the approval of city council for a three-year term. As a newly created board, however, the initial members will serve staggered terms of one, two, and three years.

Detailed information on the Salary Commission and a service request is available online at www.cityofbg.org/485/Salary-Commission.

Information provided by the City of Battle Ground.