City Seeks Citizens To Serve On Advisory Commissions

The Golden Valley City Council is seeking citizens interested in becoming more active in their city government by volunteering to serve on the City’s Advisory Boards and Commissions. Seats are currently open on the Open Space and Recreation Commission and the Human Services Fund. Deadline for applications is Aug 6, 2015.

Advisory Boards and Commissions recommend policy to the City Council and advise the Council on a variety of diverse issues. You must be a resident of Golden Valley to apply.

The Open Space and Recreation Commission advises, recommends, and assists Council in policies and plans relating to open space needs, parks and recreation programs, trail systems, and Brookview Golf Course. Also oversees the Golden Valley Teen Committee. It has nine members and meets monthly, fourth Monday, 7 pm, at Brookview Community Center.

TheĀ Human Services Fund plans and holds fundraisers and events to meet identified human service needs in the community and advises City Council on the allocation of funds. It meets monthly, second Monday, 7 pm, and requires additional time commitment for planning and working at fundraisers. Its 12 members include seven citizens-at-large and five community or business members.

Apply online or by calling Judy Nally at 763-593-3991.

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