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Openings

Compensation Commission

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces five vacancies on the Johnson County Compensation Commission for one-year terms beginning upon appointment and expiring Dec. 31, 2023.

Duties include assessment of damage to all property taken by an acquiring agency and located in the county. No member of the Compensation Commission selected shall possess any interest in the proceeding which would cause such person to render a biased decision.

Vacancies include:              

Owner-operators of agricultural property (three vacancies);

Licensed real estate salespersons or brokers (two vacancies);

The Compensation Commission does not have a regular meeting time. The Chief Judge of the Sixth Judicial District selects six members from the Commission to serve during condemnation proceedings in Johnson County. Commissioners are compensated $200 per hearing for which they are chosen to serve. If the hearing is settled or cancelled prior to proceedings, compensation will not be provided. Hearings begin at the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, 511 S. Capitol St., Iowa City.

Application forms are available on the Committee/Board Openings page of the Johnson County website at www.johnsoncountyiowa.gov/vacancies and in the office of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, second floor of the Johnson County Administration Building, 913 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City.

Completed applications must be returned to the Board Office by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023.

 

County Case Management Advisory Board

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces vacancies on the County Case Management Advisory Board. .

Persons interested in serving on the County Case Management Advisory Board must meet one of the following criteria:

Member of the general public with interest in disability services; Consumer of disability services or family member of a consumer of services; or Contracted disability services provider offering service in Johnson County.

Duties include:

Review of and recommendations for program policies; Development and review of the organizational plan; Review of and recommendations for future programming; and Review of and recommendations regarding the evaluation of the program.

Application forms are available on the Committee/Board Openings webpage of the Johnson County website at www.johnsoncountyiowa.gov/vacancies and in the office of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, second floor of the Johnson County Administration Building, 913 S. Dubuque Street, Iowa City.

 

 

Livable Community for Successful Aging Policy Board

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces three vacancies on the Livable Community for Successful Aging Policy Board beginning upon appointment and expiring June 30, 2024. One vacancy is for individuals affiliated with an aging/livable organization and two vacancies are for residents of Johnson County.

The Policy Board provides financial oversight, monitoring and program planning to support the vision of Johnson County as a livable community for successful aging. The Policy Board encourages and supports the efforts of governmental units, businesses, and private and non-profit organizations to help Johnson County be a model community for seniors.

Application forms are available on the Committee/Board Openings webpage of the Johnson County website, www.johnsoncountyiowa.gov and in the office of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, second floor of the Johnson County Administration Building, 913 S. Dubuque Street, Iowa City.

More information about the Livable Community for Successful Aging Policy Board can be found at www.johnsoncountyiowa.gov/livablecommunity or www.livablecommunity.org.

 

Zoning Board of Adjustment

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces a vacancy on the Johnson County Zoning Board of Adjustment for residents of unincorporated Johnson County. The vacancy is for a five-year term beginning upon appointment and expiring Dec. 31, 2027.

Duties are established by Johnson County Unified Development Ordinance Chapter 8:1.28(A), and include the following:

Interpret zoning regulations in particular circumstances; and Permit conditional uses, special exceptions and variances as specified in the Johnson County Unified Development Ordinance.

Completed applications must be returned to the Board Office by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, 2023.

Qualified applicants must be eligible electors of Johnson County and must live in the unincorporated area.

The Zoning Board of Adjustment meetings are scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Meetings are not held when no new applications have been filed. The average meeting length is one to two hours.

Application forms are available on the Committee/Board Openings page of the Johnson County website at www.johnsoncountyiowa.gov/vacancies and in the office of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, the second floor of the Johnson County Administration Building, 913 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City.

 

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