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The Civil Service Commission is charged with adopting rules for the regulation of personnel administration within the uniformed services (Police and Fire) of the City of Lynnwood. They oversee the recruitment and selection process for these services, including a competitive testing program to determine the qualifications of persons interested in such employment.

The three members of the Commission are appointed by the Mayor of Lynnwood and approved by the City Council. Commission members serve six-year terms. By state law, Civil Service Commissioners must be United States citizens, residents of the City of Lynnwood for three years, and qualified to vote in Snohomish County.

Primarily the Human Resources Department provides staff support. The Commission also has access to the City Attorney as required.

Commission Members

Position # Member Term Expires
Position #1 Gary Liming 01/14/2020
Position #2 Loren Simmonds 12/31/2018
Position #3 Ed dos Remedios 07/27/2022
Chairperson Ed dos Remedios

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Staff Contact

If you would like more information on the Civil Service Commission, please contact staff liaison Lori Charles 425-670-5082.

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