Commerce City is seeking individuals to serve as members on the Cultural Council, Capital Improvement Project Citizen Advisory Committee, Quality Community Foundation and Derby Review Board.
“Serving on municipal boards and commissions is a great way to get more involved in the community,” said City Manager Brian McBroom. “We encourage residents to learn more about how the city operates and help build a Quality Community for a Lifetime.”
Residents are needed for the following positions: • Two (2) Cultural Council board vacancies. These members serve a 3-year term to help advance and preserve art, music, theater and dance within the city. Meetings occur the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m.• Three (3) Capital Improvement Project Citizen Advisory Committee vacancies – two for Ward II and one for Ward III. These members serve a 3-year term to advise the city on matters relating to the implementation of 2013 voter-approved Ballot Issue 2K which uses funds for new parks, recreation and road projects.• Eight (8) Quality Community Foundation vacancies. These members service a 3-year term with the purpose to support and obtain funding for post-secondary education and youth recreational program scholarships offered through the city. The foundation also provides grants to fund various non-profit organizations which benefit Commerce City residents.• Two (2) Derby Review Board vacancies. These members serve a 3-year term with the purpose to interpret and apply the Derby Design Guidelines and Standards and to grant or deny development applications based upon these standards. Meetings occur at 5:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month.
Interested residents should contact Deputy City Clerk Cheryl Scott at 303-227-8791 or visit www.c3gov.com/boards for more information and to apply online. All applications should be submitted by 5 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 22. Paper applications can be picked up at the city clerk’s office at the civic center.