Eugene residents looking for new opportunities to become involved in the community can apply now for positions on City boards and commissions. Each year, several 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 inspire 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 an opening. The following groups have openings in 2021:
City Council Advisory Bodies
- Budget Committee
- Civilian Review Board
- Historic Review Board
- Human Rights Commission
- Planning Commission
- Sustainability Commission
- Toxics Board (advocacy, industry, and neutral)
Other Advisory Groups
- Lane Regional Air Protection Agency
- Whilamut Natural Area Citizen Planning Committee
Applications for open positions will be accepted through the City of Eugene Boards and Commissions application page now through March 12, 2021. Additional information can be found on the Boards and Commissions web page.