Apply to serve on a city board or commission

Scottsdale has several openings on various boards and commissions. Residents wanting to institute positive change are invited to apply to serve. Volunteers are needed for eight boards and commissions:

  • Board of Adjustment

  • Human Services Commission

  • Library Board

  • McDowell Sonoran Preserve Commission 

  • Parks and Recreation Commission

  • Planning Commission

  • Tourism Development Commission  

  • Transportation Commission

Get information about the functions of these boards and commissions and the applications.  

Submit an online application by Thursday, April 21. Submitted applications are valid for one year.  

The City Council will review materials and nominate candidates from the applicant pool in May. All board and commission members are required to comply with the city’s Ethics Code and attend a training session before officially beginning their term.  


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