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2019 Boards and Commissions Application

The City of Arvada will begin to accept applications for the 2019 vacancies on citizen boards and commission in early December, 2018.

Residents looking to have a voice in the public policy and decisions that affect Arvada are encouraged to consider applying to one or more of these boards that we anticipate having vacancies in 2019:

  • Arvada Arts and Culture Commission
  • Arvada Festivals Commission
  • Arvada Golf Advisory Committee
  • Arvada Park Advisory Committee
  • Arvada Sustainability Advisory Committee
  • Arvada Urban Renewal Authority
  • Board of Adjustment
  • Human Services Advisory Committee
  • Transportation Committee

You can find out more about each of these boards by vising their page using the links provided.

During the application process, you will be able to select up to three boards and/or commissions to apply for. Each board or commission has a set of Supplemental Questions that must be completed along with the General Application.

Please check back on this page in early December for detailed application information. The General Application and Supplemental Questions can be completed online or forms can be downloaded, printed, completed and returned to the City Clerk's office. The application period will close at noon on Monday, January 14, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact the Arvada City Clerk's office at 720-898-7550 or email arvadaboards@arvada.org .

 

Arvada's Citizen Boards and Commissions

Arvada's citizen-appointed boards and commissions have been established for the purpose of acquiring and studying information in specific areas and to make recommendations to the City Council and staff on issues within the board's area of expertise. Some boards are quasi-judicial and have decision-making powers within their areas of expertise and some are advisory boards.The City relies heavily on citizen volunteers to study special community issues, provide staff direction, obtain public comment on key projects and take action or offer recommendations to City Council on any number of matters. These groups are the community's voice, influencing public policy and decisions that impact the entire City.

Detailed information for each board, commission or committee is available using the link to each. You will also find contact information for the appropriate staff member who can help answer questions.

Citizens are limited to 10 – 12 years of service per board or committee. Applicants are considered for appointment regardless of race, religion, sex, age, national origin or disability. Most of the boards and commissions require you to be a resident of the City of Arvada.

Thank you for your interest in serving the Arvada community.

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