Clark County seeks volunteers for Law and Justice Council


The Clark County Council is seeking applicants for two seats on the five-member Clark County Law and Justice Council. 

The Law and Justice Council is established by law to help coordinate local criminal justice agency activities and develop a community corrections plan for local and state corrections services in the county, according to the announcement.

The Clark County Council has reorganized and reenergized the Clark County Law and Justice Council and is accepting applications for the following representatives:

• Battle Ground municipal court

• The Cowlitz Tribe

Applicants must be a member or former member of Battle Ground municipal court or member of The Cowlitz Tribe.   

Meetings take place at 8 a.m. on the second Thursday of every month in person on the sixth floor of the Public Service Center in Suite 680 and online via WebEx. 

To apply, submit a brief letter of interest, résumé and any letters of recommendation to Michelle Pfenning, County Manager’s Office, PO Box 5000, Vancouver 98666-5000. Applications can also be emailed to

Application deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20.