Coos Bay City Councilor Resigns

Coos Bay Councilor John Muenchrath has tendered his resignation from his position on the Coos Bay City Council due to “professional changes”.

In an effort to fill the open position, the City Council will be accepting Letters of Interest for consideration of appointment to the vacant position. To qualify, the applicant must be a registered voter, must have resided within the Coos Bay city limits for a least one year, and must not be a City employee. The Letter of Interest should include a City of Coos Bay Applicant Information Form, a brief summary of the work and community experience, education of the applicant, and reason for interest in being appointed. An attached resume is acceptable. The Applicant Information Form will be located on the City’s website.

Letters of Interest will be accepted in the City Manager’s Office until 5pm on Friday, May 30th, 2014. For those who wish to e-mail the Letter of Interest, e-mail it to

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, June 3rd, and applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview with the City Council. For more information, call City Manager Rodger Craddock at 541-269-8912.

This entry was posted on Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 and is filed under Local News.