Friday, March 20, 2020

Richmond City Council providing residents opportunity to email public comments regarding pending legislation


Richmond City Council providing residents opportunity to email public comments regarding pending legislation

WHAT   Richmond, Virginia In response to the ongoing evolving circumstances related to COVID-19, Richmond City Council is providing residents the opportunity to email any public comments they may have regarding pending legislative items scheduled for its upcoming Formal Meeting - to CityClerksOffice@richmondgov.com by Noon on Monday, March 23, 2020.

Residents are asked to please include their full name with comments, which will be provided to Council, published with Council meeting minutes, and used regarding any continued legislation.

The upcoming Richmond City Council Formal Meeting is being held on Monday, March 23, 2020 (6:00 p.m. - until) and will include public hearings on legislation included on Council’s agenda, available at: https://richmondva.legistar.com/MeetingDetail.aspx?ID=732218&GUID=698CF179-C3C2-42D6-AA4C-B5030F669FAC&Options=info&Search=

As always, Richmond residents are invited and encouraged to communicate any thoughts, ideas, and questions they have regarding legislation directly to the individual Councilmember representing them.




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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due March 15, 2020



Updated Feb 26, 2020  to reflect appointment and reappointment that took place at the City Council Meeting held on Feb 10, 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 March 15, 2020 to the Office of the City Clerk.
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? 
Contact allison.miessler@richmondgov.com or call 804-646-4089

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

ADVISORY BOARD FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF TOWING FEES AND THE STORAGE OF VEHICLES
1 vacancy – Citizen Representative
• 1 vacancy - Towing and Recovery Operator
1 vacancy – Police Department Representative

ADVISORY BOARD OF RECREATION AND PARKS
1 vacancy – Resident of 3rd District
1 vacancy – Resident of 7th  District
1 vacancy – Resident of 8th District
1 vacancy – EnRichmond Foundation Representative

AGING AND DISABILITIES ADVISORY BOARD
2 vacancies – Person with a disability

AFFORDABLE HOUSING TRUST FUND OVERSIGHT BOARD
1 vacancy – Richmonders Involved to Strengthen our Communities Representative

AUDIT
1 vacancy – Certified Public Accountant

BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, ELECTRICAL DIVISION
1 vacancy – Public Electric Power Utility Representative
2 vacancies – Electrical Contractor
1 vacancy – Professional Engineer
3 vacancies – Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, GENERAL DIVISION
1 vacancy – Citizen Representative
2 vacancies –  Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, PLUMBING AND MECHANICAL DIVISION
1 vacancy – Licensed Engineer - Currently engaged in design etc.
1 vacancy – Professional Engineer
1 vacancy – Mechanical Contractor
2 vacancies – Alternate (live and/or work in the city)

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

CAPITAL AREA ALCOHOL SAFETY ACTION PROGRAM (ASAP) POLICY ADVISORY BOARD
1 vacancy – Live and/or work in the city

CENTRAL VIRGINIA WASTE MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY
2 vacancies - Resident
2 vacancies - Alternate (reside and/or work)

CITIZEN ADVISORY COMMISSION ON ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION
4 vacancies – At-Large Resident (must live in city)

CITY PERSONNEL BOARD
1 vacancy – Resident of the city

CLEAN CITY COMMISSION
2 vacancies – Corporate/Citizen Volunteer Representative
1 vacancy – Resident of the 9th District

COMMISSION OF ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW
1 vacancy – At-Large resident
1 vacancy – Richmond Association of Realtors

COMMUNITY CRIMINAL JUSTICE BOARD
1 vacancy – Citizen Representative

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
1 vacancy – Certified Public Accountant
1 vacancy – Resident

ETHIC REFORM COMMISSION
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.)

GREEN CITY COMMISSION
1 vacancy – Expertise in Urban Forestry
1 vacancy – Expertise in Green Building Practices

GREATER RICHMOND TRANSIT COMPANY
3 vacancies – Live and/or work in the city

J. SARGENT REYNOLDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARD
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.

LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDENS, INC.
1 vacancy – Reside and/or work in the City and must be a member of Lewis Ginter who is in good standing

MAGGIE L. WALKER INITIATIVE CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD
3 council-appointed vacancies – Resident of Council District with a census poverty tract of 20%

PLANRVA
1 vacancy – Qualified Voter

RICHMOND AMBULANCE AUTHORITY
2 vacancies –  Live and/or work in the city

RICHMOND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AUTHORITY
2 vacancies – Reside and/or work in the city
Additional "vacant" position listed is designated for Mayoral staff assignment

RICHMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD
6 vacancies – Qualified Voter

RICHMOND RETIREMENT SYSTEM
1 vacancy – Classified Service Representative
1 vacancy –  City retiree
1 vacancy– Reside and/or work in city

RICHMOND REDEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING AUTHORITY
2 vacancies – Tenant Representative
4 vacancies – Live and/or work in the city

SAFE AND HEALTHY STREETS COMMISSION
1 vacancy – Transportation Safety Expert

SISTER CITIES COMMISSION
5 vacancies – must live and/or work in the City

SOCIAL SERVICES ADVISORY BOARD
5 vacancies – must be a resident

URBAN DESIGN COMMITTEE
1 vacancy – Citizen Representative
1 vacancy – member of a recognized local organization in one of the various fields of static art

URBAN FORESTRY COMMISSION
1 council-appointed vacancy – Certified Landscape Architect

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

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due December 15, 2019


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 December 15, 2019, to the Office of the City Clerk.



All applicants must live and/or work in the City of Richmond, unless otherwise specified.



Questions about vacancies and/or qualifications? 

Contact allison.miessler@richmondgov.com

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

ADVISORY BOARD FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF TOWING FEES AND THE STORAGE OF VEHICLES
  • 1 vacancy - Towing and Recovery Operator
  • 1 vacancy - Citizen Representative
  • 1 vacancy - Police Department Representative
ADVISORY BOARD OF RECREATION AND PARKS

  • 1 vacancy - Resident of 6th District 
  • 1 vacancy - Resident of 7th District
AFFORDABLE HOUSING TRUST FUND OVERSIGHT BOARD
  • 1 council-appointed vacancy - A representative of the Richmonders Involved to Strengthen our Communities
AGING AND DISABILITIES ADVISORY BOARD
  • 1 vacancy - Business Community Representative
  • 2 vacancies - Person with a disability
BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, ELECTRICAL DIVISION
  • 2 vacancies - Electrical Contractor
  • 1 vacancy - Professional Engineer 
  • 3 vacancies - Alternate (live and/or work in the city)
BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, GENERAL DIVISION
  • 1 vacancy - Citizen Representative
  • 2 vacancies - Alternate (live and/or work in the city)
BOARD OF BUILDING CODE APPEALS, PLUMBING AND MECHANICAL DIVISION
  • 1 vacancy - Professional Engineer
  • 1 vacancy - Mechanical Contractor
  • 1 vacancy - Alternate (live and/or work in the city)
CAPITAL AREA PARTNERSHIP UPLIFTING PEOPLE, INC.
  • 1 vacancy- Live and/or work in the city
CAPITAL REGION AIRPORT COMMISSION
  • 2 vacancies (please note these vacancies are NOT listed on Commission's page- To apply,  fill out an application and select/write in "Capital Region Airport Commission" at the top of the page -- Click here)
CENTRAL VIRGINIA WASTE MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY
  • 1 vacancy - Resident
  • 2 vacancies - Alternate (reside and/or work)
  • 2 vacancies - At-Large Resident (must live in city)
  • 1 vacancy - Resident of the city
  • 1 vacancy - Classified Service Representative
  • 1 vacancy - Resident of the 9th District
COMMISSION OF ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW
  • 1 vacancy - At-Large resident
  • 1 vacancy - Local Educator
  • 1 vacancy - At-Large member
  • 1 vacancy - Citizen Representative
  • 1 vacancy - Judge of the Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court
    • 1 vacancy - Attorney of the Commonwealth - Nov 2019 Election
  • 1 vacancy - Certified Public Accountant
ETHIC REFORM COMMISSION
  • 9 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.)

GREEN CITY COMMISSION
  • 1 vacancy - Expertise in Urban Forestry
  • 3 council-appointed vacancies - Resident of Council District with a census poverty tract of 20%
  • 2 vacancies - Live and/or work in the city
  • 1 vacancy - Individual receiving services
    • Additional "vacant" position listed is designated for Mayoral staff assignment
  • 2 vacancies - Tenant Representative
  • 3 vacancies - Live and/or work in the city
  • 1 vacancy - must be a "Qualified Voter" 
RICHMOND RETIREMENT SYSTEM
  • 1 vacancy - Classified Service Representative
  • 1 vacancy - Current city retiree
  • 1 vacancy - Reside and/or work in city
  • 1 vacancy - must be a Qualified Voter 
  • 3 vacancies - must be a citizen of the city 
  • 1 vacancy - member of a recognized local organization in one of the various fields of static art
  • 1 council-appointed vacancy - Certified Landscape Architect
  • 13 vacancies - Citizen representative
  • 3 vacancies - Hope in the Cities Representative

Monday, July 15, 2019

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due September 15, 2019




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, 2019, to the Office of the City Clerk.


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


Monday, April 15, 2019

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due June 15, 2019



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 June 15, 2019, to the Office of the City Clerk.


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

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due March 15, 2019


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 March 15, 2019, to the Office of the City Clerk.
The Office of the City Clerk is now accepting applications for vacancies on the following:

Monday, October 15, 2018

Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Applications Due December 15, 2018

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 December 15, 2018, to the Office of the City Clerk.

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