Boards & Commissions

The City Council of the City of Fate encourages all citizens to consider becoming actively involved in City government by serving on a City Board or Commission. 

Notice is hereby given that applications are being accepted for the following board and commission vacancies: 

  • Capital Impact Advisory Committee – One Ad Hoc Member
  • Fate Municipal Development District No. 1 – Three members
  • Parks and Recreation Board – Three members
  • Planning and Zoning Commission – Four members
  • Zoning Board of Adjustment – Four members

Completed applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, June 22, 2023. Appointments will be considered and/or made by the City Council in open session at the City Council Meeting being held Monday, July 3, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. at Fate City Hall. Those applicants not appointed will be considered for future assignments as vacancies occur. Applications will remain on file for one year. 

 Click here to complete an online application.

Board Duties

The City of Fate's Boards and Commissions are comprised of concerned citizens who volunteer their time, knowledge, and expertise to make a difference in their community. Duties of the boards may include serving in an advisory capacity, examining in-depth issues such as planning and zoning, making recommendations to City Council, and making decisions on variance requests from citizens. The work these citizens do assists the Council and contributes directly to the quality of life enjoyed by both residential and corporate citizens.

Overview of Boards and Commissions, Responsibilities, and Meeting Schedules

Board Qualifications

Applicants who are qualified voters of the City may be appointed to serve on a Board or Commission. Applicants should be able to commit the required volunteer time for board service as well as show an interest in the specific workings of the Board or Commission; and in some cases, more specific qualifications regarding knowledge in a specific field.

Board Appointment Process

The City has a number of Boards and Commissions which have been established by City Charter, City Council, or State Law. The annual application period for Boards and Commission positions with expiring terms and known vacancies begin in May each year and appointments will be made on or before the first Council meeting in July. Online applications submitted after annual appointments are made will remain on file for one year and will be provided to the City Council for consideration as vacancies occur. All appointments will be made in accordance with the City of Fate Appointment Policy.

Click here to complete an online application.