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  2. Park Stories
  3. Accomplishments
  1. Commission to hold two special meetings regarding selection of new agency director

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold two special virtual meetings Feb 23 and 24 to further discuss final candidates for the Parks director position. Read on...
  2. Commission to discuss qualifications of final agency director candidates at special meeting

    State Parks Commission to hold a virtual special meeting Feb. 17, to discuss the qualifications of the final candidates for the Parks Director position. If agreed upon, the commission will take final action relating to hiring for that position. Read on...
  3. State Parks hiring park aides and senior park aides

    Washington State Parks announces its annual recruitment for a variety of seasonal and non-permanent park aide and senior park aide positions across the state. Read on...
  4. Commission to hold special meeting tomorrow

    The WA State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a virtual special meeting Feb 11 to decide whether clarifying language should be adopted by the commission regarding the amendment approved at the Jan. 28 meeting for Navy Special Operations Training. Read on...
  5. Commission to consider candidates for agency director position at special meetings

    The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will hold virtual special meetings Feb. 5, 6 to conduct interviews and discuss and consider candidates for the agency director position. Read on...
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