Boards and Commissions

Boards and Commissions 2017 Recruitment

 The application period for the openings on the City's Boards and Commissions closed on March 31, 2017. Thanks to all of the people who took the time to find out more information, reach out with questions, and submit an application to share their expertise and experience with the City of Eugene!

The timeline and next steps for the selection and appointment process is outlined below. Additionally, the 2017 Openings are outline below and will remain posted until the appointments are made on June 12 at the 7:30pm City Council meeting.

2017 Openings 

Each year, many of the City's boards, committees, and commissions are looking for new and returning members to join their groups. This year, the following groups have openings: 
Budget Committee 3
Civilian Review Board 3
Historic Review Board
Human Rights Commission 3
Planning Commission 2
Sustainability Commission 4
Toxics Board 3
Whilamut CPC 2*
Library Advisory Board 3
  1. Overview of Timeline
  2. Committee Descriptions
Tentative Timeline for 2017 Recruitment Process:

  • January 17 - March 31: Applications are accepted for current openings
  • April: Applications are organized by Staff and reviewed by City Council
  • May 5 - 8: City Staff will schedule and coordinate interviews with select candidates
  • May 15 and 17: Interviews for open positions will take place on Monday, May 15, from 5:30-7:15pm, and on Wednesday, May 17, from 12-1:30pm in Harris Hall, 125 East 8th Avenue 
  • Late May - Early June: Candidates are selected for appointment by City Council
  • June 12 - Candidates' appointments are approved at 7:30pm City Council meeting 
  • July 1: New terms begin for new and returning members of the City's boards, committees, and commissions

Additional Information 

     Advisory Groups Manual                 
   COE Advisory Groups Manual