The City Council established the boards and commissions to act in an advisory capacity to the Council by making recommendations on issues within the scope of their duties.
Meetings and Membership
Apply to serve on a Board or Commission
Do you have special interest or expertise in a field? Do you like giving back to your community? Chances are the City of Tempe could use your service on one of several City Boards and Commissions that now have vacancies.
Hundreds of residents and other community members currently serve on Tempe Boards and Commissions, which advise the City Council on all aspects of life in Tempe. For example, there is a commission dedicated to aviation and one devoted to disability concerns. Another commission specializes in historic preservation and one is committed to the arts. Find your fit through our vacancy list.
Some of the groups require Tempe residency. In addition, some require experience in specialized fields, such as plumbing, engineering, architecture and more.
Applications and resumes may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to 480-858-2012, or mailed to:
Tempe City Clerk
PO Box 5002
Tempe, AZ 85280-5002
Board and Commission applications are always accepted and are kept on file for one year from the date of receipt.
Public Meeting Notices
In accordance with State law, public meeting notices for all meetings of the Tempe City Council and all City of Tempe boards and commissions will be posted at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.
During the remodel of the City Council Chambers set to begin on June 28, 2019, the City of Tempe’s official posting board will be temporarily located at the Tempe History Museum located at 809 E. Southern Ave. Public Meeting Notices will be posted at that address in the window to the right of the main entrance and will note the availability of individual meeting agendas online. The electronic board is accessible to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Public meeting notices are also posted on the City’s website. Results of any legal actions taken at the City Council meetings will be posted on the City’s website within 3 working days of the meeting.
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