If you live in Pioneer Square, consider applying to be on the Pioneer Square Preservation Board. This 10-member body reviews façade alterations, signs, new construction, changes of use, and street improvements and makes recommendations to the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Director for all properties within the Pioneer Square Preservation District.
The four open positions include: 1) architect, 2) human services representative, 3) district retail owner, and 4) district property owner. Individuals who have an interest in historic preservation and/or familiarity with Pioneer Square are encouraged to apply. All appointments are made by the Mayor and subject to City Council confirmation.
Board meetings are held on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 9:00 a.m. In addition, members may be asked to serve on an additional committee which meets twice a month. In general, members must commit approximately six to twelve hours per month to Board business. All Board and committee meetings are currently held virtually.
Interested applicants must be Seattle residents. Board members serve without compensation. Those interested in being considered should send a letter of interest and resume by Thursday, March 31.
Please email your letter and resume to: email@example.com. Reference the Pioneer Square Preservation Board in the subject line.
Electronic submissions are preferred, if possible. To submit a paper copy, send to:
Pioneer Square Preservation Board Coordinator
Seattle Department of Neighborhoods
P.O. Box 94649
Seattle, WA 98124-4649
For more information, contact Genna Nashem at (206) 684-0227