East Central Iowa Council of Governments board of directors citizen representative sought

The Metropolitan Planning Organization of Johnson County is seeking a representative to participate on the East Central Iowa Council of Governments Board of Directors. ECICOG is an intergovernmental council established in 1973 and is governed by a board of directors comprised of elected officials and private citizens. The appointment is for one year.

The duty of the ECICOG Board of Directors is to advise ECICOG staff on all matters relevant to the work conducted by the organization.  Meetings of the ECICOG Board of Directors are held at the ECICOG office (third floor of the Shores Central Park building) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on the last Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m.

The appointed representative must be a resident of Johnson County, Iowa. The ideal candidate will have an interest or expertise in fields such as: business, environment, transportation, housing or health and human services. Applications are due 5:00 PM Friday, January 12, 2018. Learn more about the position, and download an application, on the MPOJC’s website.