Boards and Commissions play a vital role in city government. If you would like to play a larger role in the community by joining a board or commission please print and fill out the application below and return it to the City Clerk's desk at City Hall.
Application for Boards & Commissions
BOARDS & COMMISSIONS
Arts Council - Committed to furthering artistic and cultural initiatives within the community
Board of Review - Hears tax assessment appeals
Brownfield Redevelopment Authority - Redevelopment of former contaminated sites
Charter & Code - Recommends charter review changes
Civil Service - Enforces personnel and disciplinary matters for Police & Fire
Downtown Development Authority - Encourages development and redevelopment of downtown business district
Elected Officials Compensation - Establishes salaries and expenses for all elected officials
Election Commission - Oversees all elections per election law and approves appointments for precinct inspectors
General Building Authority - Serves as a financial mechanism to acquire and build any municipal facility
Historical Commission - Prepares and keeps historical city inventory
Library Board - Establishes policy for Library operations
Memorial Weekend Committee - Oversees the festival activities
Neighborhood Enrichment - Recommends beautification improvements within the City
Parks and Recreation - Reviews recreational needs of City, projects and facilities
Planning Commission - Prepares comprehensive plan for City; considers changes to zoning ordinance and recommends all plat changes and modifications
Youth Assistance - Strengthens youth and families and reduces incidence of delinquency, abuse and neglect through volunteer involvement.
Zoning Board of Appeals - Review appeals from property owners.