Time running out to apply for Clark County AAPI advocacy board

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Clark County is accepting applications done Wednesday for 15 seats connected an advocacy committee for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

The Asian-American Pacific Islanders (AAPI) Community Commission serves arsenic a liaison betwixt the AAPI assemblage and region lawmakers.

The unpaid committee meets monthly and appointed members volition service two-year terms.

The committee was created successful 1995 done authorities introduced by the precocious erstwhile Assemblywoman Gene Segerblom, the parent of region Commissioner Tick Segerblom. The peculiar assembly expired aft a year.

Championed by Tick Segerblom, it was revived successful 2019 for 2 years. County lawmakers past period voted to assistance its expiration.

The astir caller members, whose presumption ended June 30, had been conducting a feasibility survey about perchance processing a taste center, a long-held extremity of the AAPI community.

Applications, which tin beryllium recovered astatine http://www.clarkcountynv.gov, and supporting documents are owed by 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Completed paperwork whitethorn beryllium emailed to Katie Walpole astatine Kathleen.Walpole@ClarkCountyNV.gov, oregon delivered to: County Manager’s Office, 6th Floor, Clark County Government Center, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas.

Contact Shea Johnson astatine sjohnson@reviewjournal.com oregon 702-383-0272. Follow @Shea_LVRJ connected Twitter.

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