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Open Committee Position
Posting End Date:   8/1/2013

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for the Douglas County Veterans Advisory Committee.

The Veterans Advisory Committee provides direction and support to the Douglas County Veterans Service Office regarding functions of the office, improvement of services and promoting solidarity/communication among Veterans Groups of Douglas County. In addition, the VAC works in conjunction with the Veterans Parade Committee in supporting the annual Veterans Parade event.

Committee member assignments may include enhancing communication among Veterans Groups; tracking Federal and State legislation regarding entitlements; promoting Veteran/Military awareness and functions; interacting with Community, State, Federal and other veteran-related groups.

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners appoints committee members based on involvement in Veterans' and community activities. The Committee is comprised of nine members. Currently five positions will be filled to replace members whose terms have expired and for immediate and up-coming vacancies.