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Be Involved in the Democratic Process!

CITY OF VIRGINIA IS SEEKING INTERESTED CITIZENS

FOR APPOINTMENT TO CITY COMMISSIONS

commission announcement 2017

Click HERE for a Commission Application

 The City of Virginia is seeking citizens in our community who are eager, willing, and motivated to become engaged by serving as a commissioner on City Commissions. Participating on a Commission is a great way for citizens to voice their concerns and opinions.

 The City of Virginia is currently accepting applications from qualified citizens to serve on the following Commissions: 

NAME OF COMMISSION AND DESCRIPTION

NUMBER OF OPENINGS

TERM LENGTH

MEETING DATE

TIME

PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION

The VPUC commission oversees the management of the VPUC for the City of Virginia. The Commission meets the 4th Monday of the month at 3:30 p.m.

NO OPENINGS Meetings are held at 3:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month at the VPUC

LIBRARY COMMISSION

The Virginia Public Library Commission advises on matters of library policy, administration, operation, and service

1 Opening

Term Ending 2/01/2020

Meetings are held at 5:15 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Library

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION

The Planning & Zoning Commission advises the City Council on development proposals, property standards, long-range planning and property maintenance code issues.

NO OPENINGS

Meetings are held at 4:30 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at City Hall

PARK/RECREATION COMMISSION

The Park/Recreation Commission advises the City Council on Parks & Recreation matters of long-range and citywide importance including Parks, the Miners Memorial Building, Greenhouse, Tennis Building and all Recreational Programs

NO OPENINGS

Meetings are held at 4:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month at the Miner’s Memorial Building

ADVISORY HOSPITAL COMMISSION

The Hospital Commission oversees the lease agreement between Essentia and the City of Virginia. The committee meets quarterly(January, April, July & October)

NO OPENINGS

Meetings are held quarterly(January, April, July, October)

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

The Virginia Human Rights Commission gathers information and provides referral services to individuals who feel they have experienced discrimination within the City of Virginia

1 Opening

Term Ending 2/1/2018

Meetings are held the last Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall

Applicants must be a qualified voter of the City of Virginia and must be a resident of the City for no less than one year.

If you are interested in becoming a City Commissioner, please contact the Virginia City Clerk’s Office at (218) 748-7500, or stop by City Hall, 327 South 1st Street, for an application form.  Application forms are also available on the City’s website www.virginiamn.us. 

Applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by 4:00 P.M. on Monday, January 9, 2017.

Click HERE for a Commission Application,

 
Pamela LaBine
City Clerk