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Applications are currently being sought to fill a vacancy on the Rainier City Council for a term that expires in January 2023.

City Council Position

The open council seat had been held by Richard “Rick” Sanders who passed away in April.

Applicants for the volunteer position must currently reside, and have been a resident for at least one year, within the city limits.

Councilors are expected to attend one regular meeting per month, which typically takes place on the first Monday at 6 p.m. Other meetings may also be scheduled, as needed.

The city councilors receive $20 a meeting as a stipend.

The application deadline is May 28. Council will appoint the new member at its June 7 meeting.

Those interested in applying may pick up an application Monday through Friday, 9 5 p.m. at City Hall, 106 West “B” Street or call 503-556-7301.


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