Meridian taking applications for arts commission seats By MERIDIAN PRESS STAFF email@example.com Jan 9, 2018 (…) Facebook Twitter Email “A Canopy of Color,” a public art piece by Danielle Foushée, was installed last year at North Main Street and East Fairview Avenue in Meridian. The Meridian Arts Commission, which is a branch of city government, led the selection and installation efforts. Source: Meridian Arts Commission Facebook Facebook Twitter Email Print Save The city is accepting applications to fill three seats on the Meridian Arts Commission.The arts commission advises the mayor and City Council on arts and cultural policies and promotes public awareness and participation in the arts, according to a city press release. Each seat carries a three-year term that will run through February 2021. Meetings are held at 3:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Meridian City Hall.To qualify, applicants must be at least 18 years old and have an interest in the arts. Candidates will be appointed by Mayor Tammy de Weerd and confirmed by City Council.Applications are available at meridiancity.org or at Meridian City Hall. Applicants must submit a letter of interest and resume to Mayor Tammy de Weerd at Meridian City Hall, 33 E. Broadway Ave., Meridian, Idaho, 83642. All information should be received by Feb. 9. More from this section Dog of the Week: Buddy Posted: 5 p.m. March for Meals March 17 at Kleiner Park Posted: 3:52 p.m. Grow announces Idaho Senate candidacy Posted: 3 p.m. Albertsons now offers grocery delivery with Instacart Posted: 2 p.m. Teens and Substance Abuse Workshop open to the public in Meridian Posted: Feb. 18, 2018 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!