Applicants Needed for Orange County Climate Council
ORANGE COUNTY, NC (June 20, 2019) – One major way citizens can have a positive impact on the future of Orange County is to volunteer to serve on the various County advisory boards and commissions.
Currently there is an opening on the Orange County Climate Council for one (1) At-Large resident position with some related background to represent Orange County. The Board of County Commissioners appoints a representative to this council.
Applications will be accepted through August 2, 2019.
The Climate Council was jointly formed by Orange County, Carrboro, Chapel Hill, and Hillsborough as a collaborative effort along the municipal governments, the school systems, UNC, and residents to accelerate joint action on climate change issues. The Climate Council works to share successful approaches and identify both joint and individual opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and protect County residents.
If interested, apply at www.orangecountync.gov/boards .
Orange County strives for diversity on volunteer advisory boards. Minorities are encouraged to apply. Applicants must reside in Orange County. Volunteers appointed by the Board of County Commissioners have an opportunity to influence the way of life in Orange County.
For additional information call Thom Freeman-Stuart 919-245-2125.
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