The city of Grandview Heights is seeking candidates to fill a vacancy on the board of health.

The city of Grandview Heights is seeking candidates to fill a vacancy on the board of health.

The board is composed of five electors of the city. Its mission is to promote, regulate and procedurally procure the public safety and health and to enable the Department of Health to control those factors which could be a hazard to the public's health.

Meetings are held at 7 p.m. the third Thursday of the month on an as-needed basis.

The appointment would be to fill a term that expires on Dec. 31, 2011.

Any resident interested in being appointed to serve should submit a letter requesting appointment and a current resume to Mayor Ray DeGraw, City of Grandview Heights, 1016 Grandview Ave., Columbus 43212-3492.

The application deadline is April 15.