The Mayor and Board of Aldermen are requesting that citizens apply to fill a position currently open on the City School Board. Those wishing to apply must turn in a completed application, along with a cover letter and resume, by January 15, 2007 to the Mayor's office at City Hall.
Click here for an application, or pick one up at the Ocean Springs Library. After all applications are received, the Mayor and the Board of Aldermen will begin interviewing candidates.
The new School Board member will begin his or her term February 15 and will serve for 5 years.
"We encourage an open process, " says Mayor Connie Moran. "There will be many decisions to be made over the next 5 years regarding many exciting changes and growth in our facilities. Our school system is the jewel of our town and a main reason people choose to live here. We need a capable individual to help maintain our quality."