Board of Fire Commissioners seeking candidates for vacant seat

Submitted by San Juan County Fire Protection District #2.

The Orcas Island Board of Fire Commissioners is seeking candidates to fill an unexpired term for Seat #2.

The Board will conduct a public process to select a candidate to fill the seat by September 19th, 2022. The selected candidate will serve as an appointed commissioner on the board, with a public election taking place on the seat in the November 2023 General Election. At that time the publicly elected commissioner will complete the remainder of the term through December 2025.

Interested candidates and members of the public are encouraged to attend the Board of Fire Commissioner meetings to learn more. The next regular Board of Fire Commissioners meetings are scheduled to be held on Monday, August 15th and Monday, September 19th at 5:30 p.m. online via Zoom. Special meetings may also be held and will be announced on the website.

To apply, for more information, or to be added to the meeting notification list, email or visit the website at