Release Date: September 8, 2006
City of San Antonio Communications and Public Affairs Department: 207-7234

 
 

Applications sought for City Boards and Commissions

San Antonio residents are encouraged to get involved in their local government by serving on a City board or commission.

Applications are being sought for seats on a variety of At-large and District boards and commissions. Citizens who wish to apply for these seats may obtain an application from the Office of the City Clerk, located on the second floor of City Hall, or on the City’s website at www.sanantonio.gov/clerk.

City Council will nominate individuals from those applications received and conduct interviews on two separate dates: Wednesday, October 4, at 3:00 p.m., and on Wednesday, November 1, at 3:00 p.m. to fill positions on the following At Large boards:

OCTOBER 4, 2006: Interviews will consist of nominees for:

  • HISTORIC AND DESIGN REVIEW COMMISSION – 1 Slot, Category: Business
  • PLANNING COMMISSION – 4 Slots, No Categories
  • AIR TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMISSION – 1 Slot, Category: Business
  • WATERSHED IMPROVEMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE – 2 Slots, No Categories.

THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR THESE BOARDS
IS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20.

NOVEMBER 1, 2006: Interviews will consist of nominees for:

  • BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT – 1 Slot, Category: Alternate
  • VIA METROPOLITAN TRANSIT AUTHORITY – 3 Slots, No Categories
  • HEAD START POLICY COMMISSION – 7 Slots, Categories: (1) Business; (3) Childhood Education; (1) Medical; and (2) Higher Education – College Level
  • ADVISORY BOARD OF HEALTH OF THE SAN ANTONIO METROPOLITAN HEALTH DISTRICT – 1 Slot, Category: Restaurant Association
  • SOUTH FORT SAM HOUSTON DEVELOPMENT ADVISORY BOARD – 3 Slots, Categories: (2) San Antonio Development Agency Representatives; (1) Ft. Sam Houston Representative
  • NOISE ABATEMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE – 11 Slots, Categories: (5) Neighborhood Association; (4) Aviation Industry; (1) Air Transportation Advisory Commission Representative; (1) Chamber of Commerce
  • JOINT CITY/COUNTY CITIZENS BOND OVERSIGHT COMMISSION – 10 Slots, No Categories.
  • RIVERWALK CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS ADVISORY BOARD – 4 Slots, Categories: (2) River Bend Lessees; (1) Business Owner/Not a Riverwalk Lessee; (1) Downtown Resident/Not a Lessee

THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR THESE BOARDS IS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11.

Applications are also being accepted for positions on the following DISTRICT boards for those terms that have expired or will expire in the near future (there is no deadline to submit applications to District boards):

  • AFFIRMATIVE ACTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE, Districts 4, 6, 9 & Mayoral
  • ARTS & CULTURAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE, Mayoral
  • BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT, Districts 2, 5, 8 & 10
  • BOARD OF APPEALS, Districts 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 10, & Mayoral
  • BROOKS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, Districts 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10 & Mayoral
  • CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE, Districts 1, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9 & Mayoral
  • CITY OF SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS EDUCATION FACILITIES CORPORATION, Districts 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 10
  • COMMISSION FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, Districts 3, 4, 8 & 10
  • CRIME PREVENTION COMMISSION, Various Categories – 17 slots (Mayoral Appointees)
  • DISABILITY ACCESS ADVISORY COMMITTEE, Districts 3 & 4
  • ELDERLY AFFAIRS, JOINT CITY/COUNTY COMMISSION ON, Districts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9 & 10
  • ELECTRICAL EXAMINING AND SUPERVISING BOARD, Districts 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 & 9
  • HISTORIC AND DESIGN REVIEW COMMISSION, Districts 1, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10 & Mayoral
  • HOUSING TRUST FUND BOARD OF TRUSTEES, Districts 1, 3, 4, 5 & 6
  • KEEP SAN ANTONIO BEAUTIFUL, INC., Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9 & 10
  • LINEAR CREEKWAY PARKS ADVISORY BOARD, District 2
  • PORT AUTHORITY OF SAN ANTONIO, Districts 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10 & Mayoral
  • MAYOR’S COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN, Districts 2, 5 & 9
  • MECHANICAL BOARD OF APPEALS, Districts 2, 4, 5, 8, 9 & Mayoral
  • PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD, Districts 3 & 8
  • PLUMBING APPEALS AND ADVISORY BOARD, Districts 4, 5, 6, 8 & 10
  • SAN ANTONIO COMMISSION ON LITERACY, Districts 2, 3, 6 & 9
  • SAN ANTONIO PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES, Districts 4 & 9
  • SAN ANTONIO YOUTH COMMISSION, Districts 2, 3, 4, 7, 9 & Mayoral
  • SMALL BUSINESS ADVOCACY COMMITTEE, Districts 3, 5 & 10
  • SOUTH TEXAS BUSINESS FUND, Districts 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 10
  • TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY BOARD, Districts 4 & 6
  • ZONING COMMISSION, Districts 4, 6, 8, 9 & Mayoral

Completed applications for both At-Large and District Boards and Commissions can be mailed to the Office of the City Clerk at the following address:

City of San Antonio
Office of the City Clerk
ATTN: Boards and Commissions
P.O. Box 839966
San Antonio, Texas 78283-3966


Applications can also be completed on-line on through our website at http://www.sanantonio.gov/clerk/boards/OnLineApp/BoardAppOnLineIntro.asp, or faxed to 207-6938. For more information on these and other City boards, call 207-7257.



 

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