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City of Durango News Flash

Posted on: April 15, 2022

Volunteers needed for City of Durango’s boards and commissions

Volunteers needed for boards and commissions

The Durango City Council seeks volunteers to serve on the following city boards and commissions:  

Board/Commission                                            Number of vacancies

Business Improvement District......................................... 2

Community Relations Commission.................................. 2

Creative Economy Commission....................................... 3

Durango La Plata County Airport Commission................ 2

Election Commission........................................................ 1

Historic Preservation Board.............................................. 3

Infrastructure Advisory Board......................................... 3

Land Use and Development Board of Adjustment............ 2

Library Advisory Board................................................... 1

Multimodal Advisory Board............................................ 3

Natural Lands Preservation Advisory Board.................... 1

Parks and Recreation Board.............................................. 4

Planning Commission...................................................... 3

Retirement Board............................................................. 1

Strategy and Long Term Finance Advisory Board............ 2

Urban Renewal Authority................................................ 2

 Applications for all other board and commission vacancies will be accepted from April 9 through April 25.  Current board members whose terms will expire on May 31, 2022 must reapply for the open positions.  

 Durango’s boards and commissions provide a foundation for public input and are a great way for citizens to get involved with their community.  Boards and commissions generally meet on a monthly basis. For more information on each board and commission and to apply, visit durangogov.org/boards.  Brief interviews with applicants will be scheduled with City Council via Zoom on April 29 and May 2.  Appointments begin June 1, 2022.

 Applications are due by NOON on Monday, April 25, 2022

For more information contact City Clerk Faye Harmer at (970) 375-5015.

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