Volunteer Advisory Boards
Board of Adjustment
(City Code §110-2) Duties: Consider Special Exceptions and Variances; hear appeals regarding decisions made by the Staff. Board meets on an as-needed basis, with preference being given to Thursdays at 6:00 p.m.
Business & Economic Development Board
(City Code §22-27) Duties: shall serve as a citizen advisory committee; provide recommendations related to the implementation of the economic and business development policies established by the City; confer with and advise the City on all matters concerning the development of commerce. Board meets on an as-needed basis.
Code Enforcement Board
(City Code §2-256) Duties: Examine cases presented by the City’s Code Enforcement Officers, empowered to levy fines against citizens violating City codes and, per City Code §82-56, hears appeals related to the Standard Unsafe Building Abatement Code. Board meets every month on the Thursday following the Regular City Council meeting (third Tuesday) at 6:00 p.m.
Community Appearance Board
(City Code §22-37) Duties: Establish a harmonious appearance for proposed buildings or structures in the Community, assists in the creation of architectural design standards and meeting standards necessary to maintain the “Tree City” designation. Board meets on an as-needed basis, with preference being given to the first or third Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
Construction Board of Adjustment & Appeals
(City Code §82-32) Duties: Responsible for hearing appeals related to decisions of the City’s Building Official. Board meets on an as-needed basis.
Culture & Leisure Services Board
(City Code §54-26) Duties: Advise on matters pertaining to cultural events, public parks and recreation. Board meets on the last Thursday of every other month at 5:30 p.m.
(City Code §46-26) Duties: Advise and consult with the Librarian on the operation of the Library. Board meets the second Thursday at 2:00 p.m. once every three months. [Dependent Special District Board]
Planning & Zoning Board
(City Code §§58-56;110-3) Duties: Act in an advisory capacity in matters relating to Land Use, Zoning, Special Exceptions, site plans and proposed changes to the Land Development Regulations. Board meets on an as-needed basis, with preference being given to the second or fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
The Advisory Board Application, and all current board rosters, can be found in the Document Center.
Statement of Financial Interest Forms and Code of Ethics Access Form 1 & Form 1F
3 - Board of Adjustment
1 - Business & Economic Dev. Board
2 - Community Appearance Board
1 - Code Enforcement Board
2 - Library Board
2- Planning & Zoning Board