DEADLINE EXTENDED: Applications Available For City Boards and Commissions

POSTED: November 1, 2016

The deadline for applications for City of Oak Ridge Boards and Commissions has been extended to December 19, 2016.

This year’s process is similar to previous years in that interested residents must complete a Boards and Commissions application available on the City Clerk’s departmental website or by visiting Applicants may also attach additional documents including cover letters, references, and resumes. The application allows residents to choose and rank their top three (3) board choices for membership consideration.

Paper editions of the online application are also available in the City Clerk’s Office located in Room 109 in the Municipal Building.

To be considered, completed applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 19, 2016. Late applications or submissions will not be considered. 

The election for all boards will take place at the regular Oak Ridge City Council on Monday, January 9, 2017.

Interested residents can also visit the City’s website to learn about the different boards’ composition, purpose, meeting schedules, and review the special qualifications for membership to certain boards.

To view all open positions, please click here.

To apply now, please click here.

For more information, contact Beth Hickman, City Clerk, at (865) 425-3411 or