Boards and Commissions

City of Glendale - Boards and Commissions - Help Shape Your City

If you are a Glendale resident looking for a way to serve your community, have a special interest or are an expert in a particular field, consider applying for one of the City’s boards or commissions.

For more information on the roles and responsibilities of members, please review each board or commission’s page.

If you are interested in serving, applications are always accepted. Annual appointments are made every January. Appointments are also made throughout the year as vacancies occur. Applications will be kept on file for two years and you will be contacted if your application has been recommended by one of our City Council members.


The Audit Committee acts as an advisory body to the City Council by making recommendations regarding the independent internal audit program.

Duties include the following: complete a periodic risk assessment of city departments, programs, activities and boards and commissions and recommend audits; review the internal audit program’s annual audit plan; review and evaluate draft audit results; forward final audit results to the City Council; recommend contracts with qualified firms to conduct independent audits; evaluate audits for performance and compliance with accepted professional standards and provide recommendations to the City Council.

The public members will be appointed by City Council to two-year terms and should have knowledge of financial reporting, accounting, auditing or relevant field(s) and demonstrate independence by not having current business relations with the City of Glendale.

To apply, click the link below.

Click Here to Apply to Become a Member

For additional information, meeting locations and how you can become involved, please call the City Clerk’s Office at (623) 930-2252.

Current Vacancies:

Board or Commission District
Audit Committee At-Large
Audit Committee At-Large
Board of Adjustment Cactus
Board of Adjustment Ocotillo
Citizens Utility Advisory Commission Ocotillo
Community Development Advisory Committee  Sahuaro
Community Development Advisory Committee  Yucca
Community Development Advisory Committee  Neighborhood Rep
Community Development Advisory Committee Neighborhood Rep
Community Development Advisory Committee  Neighborhood Rep
Human Relations Commission Cactus
Human Relations Commission At-Large
Industrial Development Authority At-Large
Library Advisory Board At-Large
Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission Cholla
Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission Teen

Additional Resources

Board and Commission Brochure| Spanish

Basic Training for Board and Commission Members

Code of Ethics for Elected Officials and Board and Commission Members
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