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Boards & Commissions

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. . . There are citizen Boards and Commissions that contribute to making Hazelwood the best it can be?

. . . VOLUNTEERS are NEEDED to serve on these various Boards and Commissions?

. . . Your City NEEDS people like YOU who are interested in serving on the

following Boards and Commissions:

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BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
(AND ARCHITECTURAL BOARD OF REVIEW)
Member Terms: 5 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 2nd Mon. of Month (As Needed), 7 p.m., City Hall
Requirements: 
Registered Voter; Resident
The Board of Adjustment primarily hears appeals for variances of the City’s Zoning Regulations (e.g.: building setback requirements).  See Article XVI: Board of Adjustment for additional information.

The Architectural Board of Review primarily hears appears appeals when it’s deemed that proposed construction would not be in conformance with the surrounding area, inappropriate or harmful.  See Article IV: Architectural Control for additional information.

BOARD OF APPEALS

Member Terms: 5 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: Unscheduled (As Needed), 7 p.m., City Hall
Requirements: Registered Voter; Resident; and Training or Experience in Engineering, Architecture, Science Construction, Building or Property Maintenance or Related Fields
Other Requirements: The seven-member Board must include a minimum of two members experienced in a technical field and two members experienced in a construction trade.
The Board of Appeals hears appeals relative to compliance with the Building Code, the minimum standards for exterior maintenance and the demolition Code.  See Section 500.060; Appeals Procedure for additional information.

CITY PLAN COMMISSION

Member Terms:  3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 2nd Tuesday of Month (As Needed), 7 p.m.. City Hall
Requirements: Registered Voter, Resident
The City Plan Commission primarily makes recommendations to the City Council on petitions for changes of zoning, subdivisions and Special Land Use Permits.  For additional information, see Article VIII: Planning and Zoning and Chapter 400: City Plan Commission.

CIVIL SERVICE BOARD

Member Terms:  3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: Unscheduled (As Needed), City Hall
Requirements:  Registered Voter, Resident
The Civil Service Board primarily hears appeals from disciplinary actions against employees and makes recommendations thereon.  See Charter Section 4 Powers and Duties of Civil Service Board and Section 130.010: Civil Service Board for additional information.

COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT COMMISSION

Member Terms:  3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 2nd Thursday (As Needed), 7 p.m., Hazelwood Community Center
Requirements:  Registered Voter; Resident
The Community Enrichment Commission focuses on preservation and enhancement of the human environment including, but not limited to the following:  community beautification; arts; literacy; learning; respect and diversity; and the elimination of discrimination.  For additional information, see Section 130.020 Community Enrichment Commission.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SALES TAX BOARD

Member Terms:  4 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 2nd Thursday (As Needed), 5:30 p.m., City Hall
Requirements:  Registered Voter; Resident
The Economic Development Sales Tax Board considers economic development plans, economic development projects or designations of an economic development area and makes recommendations to the City Council concerning the adoption of or amendment to economic development plans, economic development projects or designations of an economic development area.  For additional information, see Section 608.030 Economic Development Sales Tax Board.

HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION

Member Terms: 3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 4th Mon. of July, Oct., Jan., and April; 7 p.m., City Hall
Requirements:  Registered Voter; Resident
The Historic Preservation Commission focuses on preserving City history and heritage.  For additional information, see Section 415.030 Historic Preservation Commission.

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH COMMISSION

Member Terms:  3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 2nd Mon., 6:30 p.m., Police Department
Requirements:  Registered Voter; Resident
The Neighborhood Watch Commission focuses on public awareness of crime prevention.  For additional information, see Section 200.060 Neighborhood Watch Commission.

PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD

Member Terms:  3 Years
Meeting Date/Time/Location: 1st Tues., 7:30 p.m., Civic Center East
Requirements:  Registered Voter; Resident
The Parks and Recreation Board makes recommendations regarding the operations of City parks.  For additional information, see Section 250.180 Parks and Recreation Board.

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