City of Ridgefield seeks volunteers for Planning Commission


The City of Ridgefield is seeking applicants for a vacancy on the Planning Commission, which advises the City Council on planning, development and growth issues for the community for the 20-year Comprehensive Plan.

The 20-year Comprehensive plan is slated for completion in 2025 and will guide Ridgefield’s future growth, a news release by the city stated.

The seven-member Planning Commission serves four-year terms and regularly attends meetings at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at the Ridgefield Administrative and Civic Center, 510 Pioneer St., Ridgefield.

Application forms are available online at Candidates must reside within Ridgefield city limits, the news release stated. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 15.

The chosen applicant will be appointed by Ridgefield Mayor Ron Onslow and confirmed by the City Council.

Contact City Clerk Julie Ferriss at 360-887-3557 or with questions about the application process.