County Clerk
Jason VanderStelt
1087 Newell St, PO Box 885
White Cloud, MI 49349

M-F 8am-5pm

Phone: (231) 689-7235 Fax: (231) 689-7241

Public Notices - Board and Commission Openings

Citizen Appointments to Board or Commissions

  • Persons interested in serving on county boards or commissions may apply for appointment by submitting an application to the Newaygo County Clerk.
  • Positions are published for available openings in the Fremont Times Indicator, and as indicated above.
  • Interviews are held during Board of Commission meetings, and are scheduled by the Administration Department.
  • Appointments are made at a subsequent Board of Commission meeting.
  • Applications are kept on file for a 1-year period.
  • Applications are accepted on an on-going basis for vacancies existing on boards and commissions. Depending on time frames, interviews may be scheduled for these vacancies at the time applications are received and when authorized by the Board of Commissioners.  Please contact the Clerk's Office for information regarding any current vacancies.

Applications will be accepted on an on-going basis for the following vacancies:

  • Veterans Affairs Committee – One (1) partial term expiring 06/30/2021
  • Pere Marquette & White River Zoning Boards – One (1) alternate position for term expiring 12/31/2020
  • County Library Board – One (1) partial term expiring 9/1/2022
  • District 5 Extension Council – one (1) partial term expiring 12/31/2020

Expiring Terms:

  • Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan – One (1) one-year term expiring 01/01/2020
  • Board of Public Works – Two (2) three-year terms expiring 12/31/2021
  • Brownfield Authority Board – Three (3) three-year terms expiring 12/31/2021
  • Parks Commission – Two (2) three-year terms expiring 12/31/2021
  • Road Commission – One (1) six-year term expiring 12/31/2024


The deadline for applications is Friday, November 30, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.

Page Resources

Application for Appointment -Updated 3-2018
Veterans Affairs Committee Application
Publication Notice - Expiring Terms - current