Appointed Officials and Meeting Times
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One such body is the Tillamook Planning Commission, which serves at the pleasure of the City Council and is the land use review body overseeing such things as plan reviews, conditional use permits, variances and and zoning issues. Members of the Tillamook Planning Commission are appointed at large for four-year terms. There are six members, plus a chairman. No more than two at any time may live outside the city limits. The Planning Commission meets on the first Thursday of the month and retains the third Thursday of the month for alternative or special meetings.
Tillamook Planning Commission Members
Chair Jan Stewart-Wells
Vice Chair Ruth LaFrance
City Council Liaison
The Budget Committee meets annually to oversee the drafting of the City’s annual operating budget. With assistance of staff, the committee meets multiple times over a series of weeks to review each element of the budget, recommend expenditure allocations and ensure proper fiscal procedures are followed. The committee is composed of a combination of citizens at large, members of the City Council and City Staff. When they have completed the budget, they submit it with a recommendation to the City Council for consideration and/or approval. The Budget Committee meets at various times, usually between the months of March and June.
Budget Committee Citizen Members
This committee reviews the city budget, loan funds, assessment impacts and government grants. The Finance Committee meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 4:35 p.m.
Chairman John Sandusky
Public Safety Committee
This committee serves as liaison among the Fire District, the 911 Center, Tillamook County Sheriff, Oregon State Police, and outreach to school youth and the elderly. The committee meets as required.
Chairman Aaron Burris
Public Works Committee
This committee reviews matters related to planning, public buildings, sewer facilities, downtown development, parks and recreation and Tree City designation. The regularly scheduled meeting of the Public Works Committee is the second Tuesday of the month at 9:00 a.m.
Chairman Randy Foshee
Public Works Director
Tillamook Urban Renewal Agency
The Tillamook Urban Renewal Agency Board of Directors is the governing body for the Tillamook Urban Renewal Agency and oversees planning and execution of urban renewal projects and activities. The TURA regular monthly board meeting is held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall.
Urban Renewal At-Large Board Members
2017 Vice Chair Tom Connaughton
2017 Chair Adam Schwend
The Beautification Committee is composed of members of the City Council, the public at large and City staff. It advises the City Council on City downtown beautification projects. This committee meets on the first Monday of the month at 9:00 a.m.
Chairman Doug Henson
At Large Members
Public Works Representative
The Personnel Committee advises the City Council on matters related to City personnel. The Personnel Committee meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 4:30 p.m.
Chairman John Sandusky