Monday, July 27, 2020

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due September 15, 2020 (Applications for vacancies on the Task Force on the Establishment of a Civilian Review Board due September 20, 2020)


Would you like to play an active role in the governance of your city? 

Consider applying for appointment to one of the over 50 boards and commissions to which the Richmond City Council makes appointments.
In order to be considered for appointment to one of the following vacancies, please submit your application by September 15, 2020 to the Office of the City Clerk.  To be considered for appointment to one of the vacancies on the Task Force on the Establishment for a Civilian Review Board, please submit your application by September 20, 2020.
All applicants must live and/or work in the City of Richmond, unless otherwise specified.

If you would prefer to download an application and submit it via email, mail or fax, click here

Questions about vacancies and/or qualifications? 

The Office of the City Clerk is now accepting applications for vacancies on the following:

• 1 vacancy – Police Department Representative

• 1 vacancy – Resident of 7th  District
• 1 vacancy – EnRichmond Foundation Representative


• 1 vacancy – Service Provider Assisting Low Income Community
• 1 vacancy – Housing Counselor Representative

• 1 vacancy – Person with a disability
• 1 vacancy – Resident who is a senior citizen

• 1 vacancy – Financial Services

• 1 vacancy – Professional Engineer
• 3 vacancies – Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

• 1 vacancy – Citizen Representative
• 3 vacancies –  Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

• 1 vacancy – Licensed Engineer - Currently engaged in mechanical design systems
• 1 vacancy – Professional Engineer – Currently engaged in design of plumbing systems
• 1 vacancy – Mechanical Contractor
• 1 vacancy – Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

• 1 vacancy – Individual who is qualified by experience and training to rule on matters pertaining to building construction and fire prevention

• 2 vacancies – Live and/or work in the city

• 2 vacancies - Resident
• 2 vacancies - Alternate (reside and/or work)

• 5 vacancies – At-Large Resident (must live in city)

• 4 vacancies – Corporate/Citizen Volunteer Representative
• 1 vacancy – Resident of the 1st District
• 1 vacancy – Resident of the 2nd District
• 1 vacancy – Resident of the 5th District
• 1 vacancy – Resident of the 8th District
• 1 vacancy – Resident of the 9th District

• 1 vacancy – At-Large resident

• 2 vacancies – Citizen Representative

• 1 vacancy – Resident

• 5 vacancies –  Live and/or work in the City
(Looking for experience and expertise concerning ethical standards in both the public sector and the private sector and concerning areas including, but not limited to, procurement, human resources, the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, and related issues.)

• 1 council-appointed vacancy – Expertise in Urban Forestry
• 1 council-appointed vacancy – Expertise in Energy Efficiency

• 3 vacancies – Live and/or work in the city

• 3 vacancies – Reside and/or work in the City
Residents of the region to be served by the community college and shall include persons from various businesses, industries, and professions being served by the community college.

• 1 vacancy – Reside and/or work in the City and must be a member of Lewis Ginter who is in good standing

• 1 council-appointed vacancy – Resident of Council District with a census poverty tract of 20%


• 1 council-appointed vacancy – MBE Member


• 3 vacancies –  Live and/or work in the city

• 3 vacancies – Reside and/or work in the city
- Additional "vacant" position listed is designated for Mayoral staff assignment

• 6 vacancies – Qualified Voter

• 3 vacancies – Tenant Representative (1 Housing Choice Voucher)
• 1 vacancies – Live and/or work in the city


• 3 vacancies – must live and/or work in the City

• 5 vacancies – must be a resident


• 6 vacancies – Resident 
• 1 vacancy – Resident youth 18 or younger
• 1 vacancy – Resident of public housing
• 1 vacancy – Resident with a disability

• 1 vacancy – Member of a recognized local organization in one of the various fields of static art
• 1 vacancy – Business Executive or Professional

• 1 council-appointed vacancy – Certified Landscape Architect

• 12 vacancies – Citizen representative
• 1 vacancy – Dept of Recs and Parks Representative
• 3 vacancies – Hope in the Cities Representative