Apply for a Vacancy on a City of Oak Ridge Board and/or Commission 

2020 END-OF-YEAR ELECTION NOTICE 

Individuals interested in serving on a City of Oak Ridge Boards or Commission must submit a completed 2020 Boards and Commissions Application to the City Clerk's Office in the Municipal Building by 5 p.m. on Friday, January 29, 2021.

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Boards or Commissions

Number of Vacancies

Terms of Office

Qualifications

[Oak Ridge] Convention and Visitors Bureau/

Explore Oak Ridge

1

One (1) position with a term ending on December 31, 2022 (Hotel Representative)

Applicant shall be a representative of a local hotel/motel establishment as designated by the general manager.

Health & Educational Facilities Board

2

One (1) position is the balance of an unexpired term ending December 31, 2021, and one (1) position is the balance of an unexpired term ending on December 31, 2026

No special qualifications, other than Oak Ridge residency

Industrial Development Board

1

One (1) position is the balance of an unexpired term ending December 31, 2025

No special qualifications, other than Oak Ridge residency

Oak Ridge Municipal Planning Commission

1

One (1) position is the balance of an unexpired term ending on December 31, 2024

No special qualifications, other than Oak Ridge residency

Recreation and Parks Advisory Board

1

One (1) position with a term ending December 31, 2024

No special qualifications, other than Oak Ridge residency.

Senior Advisory Board

3

Three (3) positions with terms ending on December 31, 2024

In addition to Oak Ridge residency, preference may be given to applicants who reflect a variety of ages as well as knowledge and background in senior interests such as health, safety, recreational activities, and transportation.


All applicants must be residents of the City of Oak Ridge unless otherwise specified in City Code. The Oak Ridge City Council will appoint members to these boards and commissions at the Monday, February 8, 2021 regular meeting set for 7 p.m. Please visit www.oakridgetn.gov/online/cityclerk/bcelections for additional information and how to apply or contact the City Clerk's Office at (865) 425-3411.