MARCH 18, 2015

Volunteers sought to serve on city boards

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SCOTTSDALE – Scottsdale residents are invited to apply for volunteer positions on 12 city boards and commissions.

Openings exist on the:
Board of Adjustment
Building Advisory Board of Appeals
Environmental Quality Advisory Board
Historic Preservation Commission
Library Board
Loss Trust Fund Board
McDowell Sonoran Preserve Commission
Neighborhood Advisory Commission
Parks and Recreation Commission
Planning Commission
Tourism Development Commission
Transportation Commission

Information about the functions of these boards and commissions as well as the application can be found on the city’s website at

The positions will be filled in May. Applications should be submitted by Friday, April 10, to give Council members adequate time for review.

The application form, which is valid for one year, can also be emailed to interested residents who call 480-312-7977, or may be picked up in the City Clerk’s office in City Hall, 3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.

The Council will nominate from the applicant pool April 28. Those nominated will be interviewed May 12 at a City Council meeting.

Following the interviews, the Council will appoint residents to three-year terms. All board and commission members must comply with the city’s Ethics Code.

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