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.
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
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 or licensing 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 and appointments will be made in accordance with the City of Fate Appointment Policy.