The City of Newark relies on an engaged citizenry to assist with many aspects of governing our City, guiding decision making processes and providing avenues for appeals of decisions, through a system of boards and commissions that are appointed by the Mayor and City Council.
Please click here for a complete list of all boards, committees, and commissions, including information about the purpose and current membership of each of these bodies.
If you are interested in serving on a board, committee, or commission, please complete the application here or contact the city secretary’s office at (302) 366-7000 for more information. Vacancies, if and when they occur, will be posted on this page.
Open Boards and Commissions Positions
Board of Adjustment
At-Large – Term to expire September 15, 2019
Board of Building, Fire, Property Maintenance and Sidewalk Appeals
At-Large alternate – Five year term to expire 2022
At-Large alternate – Four year term to expire 2021 (Subsequent terms will be for five years)
Conservation Advisory Commission
District 3 – Three year term to expire March 15, 2019
Downtown Newark Partnership
Parking Committee Member (At-Large) – One year term to expire June 30, 2018