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Serving on a City of Arvada board or commission is an opportunity to engage with the City, perform a valuable public service, contribute your time and talents to the community, and help in decision-making processes that affect the quality of life in Arvada. 

The City relies on citizen volunteers to study special community issues, provide staff direction, obtain public comment on key projects, take action or offer recommendations to City Council.

Application Process

  • Applications are due by noon on January 8. 
  • Applications are reviewed by Councilmembers in mid-January.
  • Interviews are tentatively scheduled for the week of February 26.
  • Decisions and on-boarding paperwork occur in March.
  • Appointments will be made in early April.

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The following boards are seeking members:


Citizens are limited to 10-12 years of service per board. Applicants are considered for appointment regardless of race, religion, sex, age, national origin, of disability.

For specific requirements for boards you are interested in joining, please visit their webpages.


You may apply for up to 3 boards. Each board will have its own unique set of questions. If you apply for more than one board you will need to rank them by preference, since you may only serve on one board.

You must complete an application to be considered. You may choose to include a resume with your application.

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