County Appointments

County Commissioner Appointments

View and download a listing of county department directors, and appointments made by the commissioners to various committees and boards.

Commissions & Committee Vacancies & Application

Any current vacancies are listed below.  Interested, qualified individuals who wish to be considered for appointment must fill out the committee application form at the bottom of this page. DEADLINES TO APPLY FOR OPENINGS ARE LISTED BELOW.

Public Health Advisory Committee Vacancies:  The Meeker County Board of Commissioner is seeking individuals interested in filling two vacancies on the Public Health Advisory Committee, effective January 1, 2022.  The vacancies should be filled from Commissioner District 1 and Commissioner District 4.  This committee provides advice to the planning, implementation, evaluation and ongoing management of Public Health programs.  It is comprised of community representatives from various community sectors including health care, education, the business community, and the community at large. Members provide information and insight to the department director on health related issues, alternate approaches to programs and services, and monitors financial performance. Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every other month (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep & Nov) at 8 a.m. in Litchfield.  Members serve 2-year terms with no term limits. Application deadline is November 30, 2021 at 4 p.m. 

Board of Adjustment Vacancy: 
The Meeker County Board of Commissioners is seeking an individual interested in serving on the Board of Adjustment to fill one upcoming vacancy, effective January 1, 2022.  The Meeker County Board of Adjustment consists of three regular members and one alternate member who serve for a period of three years, with a limit of five consecutive terms.  The most common and best-known function of the Board of Adjustment is the consideration of requests for variances. However, it also acts upon interpretations of zoning maps, interpretations of Flood Plain boundaries, and any appeals from decisions made by zoning staff.  The Board of Adjustment meets monthly on a Tuesday evening in the Board of Commissioners meeting room on Level 4 of the Meeker County Courthouse.  Application deadline is November 30, 2021 at 4 p.m.

Planning Commission Board Vacancies
: The Meeker County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizens interested in serving on the Planning Commission to fill two upcoming vacancies. The Planning Commission is a 7-member board who are appointed by the Meeker County Board of Commissioners. The term of each member is for a period of three (3) years and each member may be appointed for a total maximum of five (5) consecutive three (3) year terms. The Planning Commission typically meets once a month on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Meeker County Courthouse. The duties of the Planning Commission include, but are not limited to, the following: - Cooperate with the Land Use Division Director, County Board, planning consultants and other specialists in preparing and recommending to the County Board for adoption, a Comprehensive County Land Use Plan and recommendations for plan implementation in the form of official controls and other measures and amendments thereto. - Review any comprehensive plan or official control and any plans for public land acquisition and development sent to the County for that purpose by any local unit of government or any state or federal agency and report findings and recommendations to the County Board. - Initiate, review, hold public hearings and make findings and recommendations to the County Board on applications for conditional use permits, interim use permits, amendments and rezoning. Application deadline is November 30, 2021 at 4 p.m.