Advisory Board and Committee Openings

The Gainesville City Commission is pleased to receive applications for consideration to the following Quasi Judicial and other Advisory Boards/Committees. Openings will be advertised on an on-going basis, and regularly updated.

  • Utility Advisory Board (1 opening)

City Residency Required:

  • Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board (1 term expires on 12/31/2018)
  • Development Review Board (1 partial term to serve through 11/1/2019 expiration)

City Residency Not Required:

  • Citizens' Advisory Committee for Community Development (1 vacancy, 2 other terms expired on 11/1/2018)
  • City Beautification Board (3 vacancies, 2 other terms expire on 11/1/2018)
  • Gainesville Art in Public Places Trust (1 partial term to serve through 9/30/2020 expiration)
  • Gainesville Cultural Affairs Board (2 partial terms to serve through 9/30/2019 expiration)
  • Nature Centers Commission (1 partial term to serve through 11/1/2020 expiration, 2 other terms expired on 11/1/2018)
  • Pension Review Committee (1 vacancy, 1 partial term to serve through 7/31/2020 expiration)
  • Student Community Relations Advisory Board (1 administrative voting member and 2 non-voting, post-secondary administrators)

Student Seats, City Residency Required:

  • Development Review Board (1)
  • Regional Transit System (1)

Student Seats, City Residency Not Required:

  • Fire Safety Board of Adjustment (1)

Applications must be received in the office of the Cleck of the Commission by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

Information about each board/committee and its responsibilities is available online at Interested applicants should pick up an application from the Office of the Clerk of the Commission (City Hall, 200 E. University Ave., first floor) or apply online at