Eugene residents looking for new opportunities to get involved with the community can apply now for a number of City boards and commissions. Each year, a number of openings occur within the City’s boards and commissions, and City staff carry out an annual recruitment process to fill the open positions with new or returning members.
The members of boards and commissions provide an invaluable service to our city. They advise the City Council and City staff on a wide variety of subjects by making recommendations on important policy matters. The detailed studies and considered advice provided by members of boards and commissions often inspires innovative programs and improved services within the City.
Residents interested in participating in local government and helping to improve the community may consider applying for the following openings (click links to learn more about each one!):
- Budget Committee (3 openings)
- Civilian Review Board (3 openings)
- Historic Review Board (2 openings)
- Human Rights Commission (3 openings)
- Planning Commission (2 openings)
- Sustainability Commission (4 openings)
- Toxics Board (3 openings)
Applications for open positions will be accepted through the City of Eugene Boards and Commissions application page through March 31, 2017. Updates and additional information can be found on the Boards and Commissions homepage.