Get Involved! Print
Written by Cora Spondent   
Tuesday, 23 February 2010 06:23

   The most effective way to direct any government is to get involved. In fact, the efficient operation of government is dependent upon the input of citizens on committees, boards and commissions.

   In Highlands County, the  Board of County Commissioners is looking for individuals to serve as committee members for the 2010 calendar year. 

   Highlands County residents who may be interested in serving are encouraged to apply.  Applications are available on the County’s website, www.hcbcc.net ,or at the Government Center Reception office located at 600 S. Commerce Ave. Sebring Fl 33870.

   The following committees anticipate vacant positions:

Children’s Services Council

Construction Licensing, Enforcement and Appeals Board

Dangerous Dog Hearing Board

Fire Safety Board of Appeals

Highlands County Health Facilities

Hospital District Board

Istokpoga Marsh Watershed Improvement District Advisory Committee

Long Range Transportation Committee

Natural Resources Advisory Commission

Planning and Zoning Commission/Local Planning Agency

Veterans Services Advisory Board