Advisory Board and Committee Openings

The Gainesville City Commission is pleased to receive applications for consideration to the following boards/committees. Applications from previous application cycles will not be considered; all applicants must submit an application during the current cycle. For information, please contact the City Clerk's Office in person (City Hall, 200 E. University Ave., first floor) or by telephone at 352-334-5015. Applications may be picked up and submitted in person or online.

City Residency Required

Applications must be received in the City Clerk's Office by 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 (11:59 p.m. if applying online).

  • Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Board (1 full term ending Dec. 31, 2024)
  • Gainesville/Alachua County Regional Airport Authority (1 partial term ending July 31, 2024)
  • Gainesville Human Rights Board  (3 partials terms ending Feb. 22, 2022, Nov. 1, 2022, Feb. 22, 2024)
  • Police Advisory Council (1 partial term ending Jan. 21, 2023)
  • SHIP – Affordable Housing Advisory Committee (2 partial terms ending July 1, 2022)
  • Student Community Relations Advisory Board (1 full term ending Sept. 30, 2023 - position: Non-Voting Post Secondary Administrator)
  • Wild Spaces Public Places Citizen Oversight Committee (1 full term ending Sept. 30, 2024)

City Residency Not Required

Applications must be received in the City Clerk's Office by 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 (11:59 p.m. if applying online).

  • Citizen’s Advisory Committee for Community Development (1 partial term ending Nov. 1, 2023)
  • City Beautification Board (1 partial term ending Nov. 1, 2022)
  • Fire Safety Board of Adjustment (1 full term ending Nov. 1, 2024)
  • Gainesville Art in Public Places Trust (1 partial term ending Sept. 30, 2023)
  • Library District Board of Trustees (1 full term ending March 31, 2025)
  • Utility Advisory Board (1 partial term ending March 3, 2022 and 2 full terms ending March 3, 2025)

Student Board Seats, City Residency Not Required

The student board seats end Sept. 30, 2022. Applications must be received in the City Clerk's Office by 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 (11:59 p.m. if applying online).

  • Fire Safety Board of Adjustment
  • Gainesville Cultural Affairs Board
  • Nature Centers Commission

Paper applications are available in the Office of the City Clerk for pick-up on the first floor of City Hall ( 200 E. University Ave.), or may be mailed to those requesting one. Please contact Kristen Bryant at 352-275-8307 or bryantk1@cityofgainesville.org.