Attention Tacoma residents! Do you have an interest in city-hosted events and special recognition programs? If so, the Tacoma City Council may have your dream role.

The Tacoma City Council is looking for applicants to fill the District Numbers 2, 4 and 5 positions, and one At-Large position on the City Events and Recognitions Committee (CERC).

The 11-member committee is comprised of Tacoma residents, with representatives from each of Tacoma’s five Council districts. The committee is responsible for planning, reviewing, and evaluating events, engaging the community in its fundraising efforts, and soliciting corporate and private sponsorships to leverage funds for city-hosted events like the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration and the City of Destiny Awards. All members must be Tacoma residents.

To learn more about the work that the CERC does, visit and or contact Kala Dralle, staff liaison, at (253) 573-2523 or

Applications, resumes and/or letters of recommendations must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Applications may be submitted online at For questions about the application process, or to request the application in alternate formats, contact Jessica Jenkins at (253) 591-5178,, or the City Clerk’s Office, Room 11, Municipal Building North, 733 Market St., Tacoma, WA 98402.