(City of Pocatello Press Release, June 21, 2021)
The City of Pocatello is looking for additional Hearing Examiners.
These volunteers provide professional review and decisions on matters involving variances, conditional use permits involving 1.5 acres of land or less, and sign exceptions.
Hearing Examiners shall be professionally trained or licensed planners, engineers, architects, or other persons with relevant professional training or experience. Volunteers can also have significant experience in the field of planning and zoning.
Hearing Examiner meetings are held the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 5:30 p.m. at Pocatello City Hall. Hearing Examiners are called on a rotating basis by the Planning & Development Services Department.
Interested persons living inside the city limits can obtain an application by contacting the Mayor’s Office at 911 North 7th Avenue, by visiting the Advisory Committees link at pocatello.us, or by calling 208-234-6163.
Applications for membership must be received by July 2, 2021.
For a full list of volunteer advisory boards with vacancies, visit pocatello.us/254/Advisory-Committees.