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Board Openings for Cosmopolis Community

Board Openings for Cosmopolis Community

3-Openings for The Cosmopolis Board of Adjustment.

Board of Adjustments handles various matters related to land use and zoning.

  • Hear appeals of decisions rendered by zoning administrators.

  • Interpret unclear provisions in the zoning ordinance and reviews requests for variances.

  • Decide on applications by landowners to permit buildings or land use which vary from the zoning regulations.

The Board of Adjustment is made up of 5 members, we 3 open positions available that have expired and need to be appointed. These are volunteer positions if you are interested in serving. Please mail, or email to mayor@cosmopoliswa.gov or you may drop off a letter explaining why you want to serve and what you can bring to this board position. Thank you.

1-Opening for The Planning Commission Board of Cosmopolis

The Community Development and Planning Department is responsible for the short term and long term planning issues for the City of Cosmopolis. Some of these issues include zoning, land use, development of the Comprehensive Parks Plan, development of the city’s Comprehensive Plan (Comp Plan), Waterfront, and Brownfield Study. These are volunteer positions if you are interested in serving. Please mail, or email to  mayor@cosmopoliswa.gov or you may drop off a letter explaining why you want to serve and what you can bring to this board position. Thank you.


1-Opening for The Civil Service Board


The City of Cosmopolis  Civil Service Board plays a crucial role in overseeing certain aspects of city administration.  These are volunteer positions if you are interested in serving. Please mail, or email to  mayor@cosmopoliswa.gov or you may drop off a letter explaining why you want to serve and what you can bring to this board position. Thank you.