Bullhead City Arizona City Hall. (Photo courtesy of Bullhead City Arizona Government)
Bullhead City

Bullhead City Looking to Fill Commission and Board Seats

Bullhead City Arizona City Hall. (Photo courtesy of Bullhead City Arizona Government)

BULLHEAD CITY — The City of Bullhead City has commission and board seats available. The openings will be available July 1. The City Clerk’s Office is currently accepting applications from citizens interested in volunteering for the following positions:

–The Board of Adjustment will have three seats available with two-year terms expiring June 30, 2021. The Board of Adjustment hears and decides appeals of actions taken by the zoning administrator, and meets on an as-needed basis.  There is a residency requirement to serve on the Board of Adjustment.

–The Building Board of Appeals will have four seats available with terms expiring either June 30, 2020 or June 30, 2021. The Building Board of Appeals determines the suitability of alternate materials and methods of construction. They also provide reasonable interpretation of the International Building Code. They meet infrequently on an as-needed basis.

–The Municipal Property Corporation (MPC) will have two seats available with terms expiring September 30, 2022. The MPC oversees the bond financing of the cost of construction and improvements to municipal properties and facilities. They meet once a year in September.

–The Parks and Recreation Commission will have two seats available with two-year terms expiring June 30, 2021. The Parks and Recreation Commission provides recommendations to the city council regarding the planning, development, operation and maintenance of city-owned parks. They meet on a monthly basis.

–The Planning and Zoning Commission will have three seats available with two-year terms expiring June 30, 2021.  The Planning and Zoning Commission provides recommendations to the city council about future land and building use within the city. They meet on a monthly basis. There is a residency requirement to serve on the Planning and Zoning Commission.

–The Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC) has one position available with a two year-term expiring June 30, 2021. WRAC makes recommendations to the City Council regarding water related issues such as water acquisition or distribution, and meets on an as-needed basis.

Applicants should have a general understanding of the issues addressed by the commission or board seat they are applying for.

Applications are available online at www.bullheadcity.com. Click on “Get Involved” at the top of the page. Applications can also be filled out at the Bullhead City Clerk’s Office, City Hall, 2355 Trane Rd.

For more information, call 928-763-9400, ext. 468 or email sstein@bullheadcity.com.

Appointments are made by the Bullhead City Council. Applications submitted prior to 5 p.m.  June 7 will be considered for appointment at the June 18 city council meeting. Applicants are encouraged to attend this meeting.