Galveston, TX – The City of Galveston is accepting applications for a position on the Galveston Park Board of Trustees and a position on the Planning Commission.
The Park Board of Trustees' mission is to promote Galveston Island, its natural resources, attractions, and heritage; to attract visitors to Galveston Island; and to assure that Galveston's assets, for which the Board of Trustees is responsible, provide visitors and residents with exemplary experiences in an environment that is safe, clean, accessible, fun, and environmentally sensitive.
The Planning Commission’s duties are to make, amend, extend, or add to a Master Plan for the physical development of the City. The commission makes recommendations to the City Council for proposed changes in the zoning plan.
There is one position open on each board. The positions will fill the terms of resigning members. The Park Board position expires in June 2022 and the Planning Commission expires in September 2022.
Interested candidates may access and complete the electronic application online at www.galvestontx.gov/servemycity. For questions regarding the electronic application, applicants may email the City Secretary’s email group at CitySec@galvestontx.gov or call 409-797-3510.
Anyone interested in applying should submit their application by March 18, 2021.