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The Westminster City Council announces the opening of its annual recruitment of eligible, interested residents for the city's Boards and Commissions. Applications will open Monday, November 4 and will close Sunday, December 1st.

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Have you ever wanted to be more involved in your community?  Do you want to have a voice in city decision-making?  Would you like to make a difference right here in Westminster?  The city's Boards and Commissions can challenge and engage you in a variety of areas that help to preserve the quality of life you enjoy in your hometown while providing valuable input to the Westminster City Council.

Open positions include:

  • Election Commission (one regular member)
  • Environmental Board (two regular members, one alternate position)
  • Inclusivity Board (two alternate positions)
  • Personnel Board (one alternate position)

Eligibility requirements to serve on a board or commission include:

  • must be a registered elector of the city
  • must have been a resident of the city  for at least one year
  • must pass a background check
  • must meet specific board/commission eligibility requirements, if necessary


  • These are volunteer positions, not full-time positions.
  • These volunteer positions are not paid.
  • The time commitment depends on the specific Board or Commission you are interested in. Some Boards meet once or twice a month; some only meet a few times a year.

Election Commission 

Environmental Advisory Board 

Historic Landmark Board

Human Services Board

Inclusivity Board 

Parks, Recreation, Libraries and Open Space Advisory Board 

Personnel Board 

Planning Commission

Special Permit and License Board 

Youth Advisory Panel