City Council Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month at 6:00 pm. Agendas and Minutes posted for your review. If you have any questions please contact the City Clerk at 360.262.3547 ext. 213 or email@example.com.
City Council Position #5 VacantFour year Term (Jan. 1, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2023)Email:
Napavine City Council Meeting Rules & Conduct
Napavine City Council meetings, special meetings, work sessions and commission/committee meetings are open to the public. The Napavine City Council Regular Meeting begins at 6:00 p.m. on the Second and Fourth Tuesday of each month in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 407 Birch Ave. SW. If a citizen would like to speak during a regular council meeting, they may address the City Council under Citizen Comments of the agenda. Be advised that meetings are recorded.
During a Regular Council Meeting Citizens Will:
•Listen and watch
•Present a new issue or raise a concern during the "Citizen Comment" section of the agenda
•Speak during a public hearing. In most cases the Mayor will allow individuals to make their presentation, more time could be allowed depending upon the questions from the Council
•If individuals have handouts for the Council, they must provide them to the City Clerk prior to the start of the meeting and have ten (10) copies of each handout
•Heckling or speak out of turn from the audience will not be tolerated
•Side conversations need to be taken away from Council chambers and the hallway as to not disrupt or make it hard for others to hear the proceedings
•Silence cell phones
Agendas are typically posted the Friday before each meeting at various locations including City Hall or may be seen at www.cityofnapavine.comon the Mayor and City Council tab.
The Council has the right to cancel meetings for holidays or inclement weather conditions. When possible, prior notice will be given.
The City of Napavine is seeking civic minded citizens who would like to serve as a Councilmember and represent the community by becoming involved in their local government. Position #5 is available; the term of office would run from appointment by the Mayor and Council through December 31, 2023. The successor is required to file with the Lewis County Elections and run in the next general election to complete the unexpired term. Councilmembers serve on a volunteer basis and candidates must be 18 years of age, provide verification of established residency within the Napavine city limits for one (1) year. Members need to be willing to commit to attending meetings on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. To apply please submit a letter stating your interest for applying and the areas of expertise you would bring to the City Council. Please submit to Mary Wood, City Treasurer, City of Napavine, P.O. Box 810, Napavine WA 98565 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information please call 360.262.3547 ext. 222.
City Council Meeting will have in person and online teleconferencing meetings due COVID-19 restrictions in social distancing.
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Public comment is accepted, via in person, teleconference, email or in writing. If you are wishing to comment to the Napavine City Council in written form turn in your email or letter no later then 4:30pm the Tuseday of the Council Meeting to City Treasurer Mary Wood at email: email@example.com