Any citizen of the City of Cedar Springs interested in serving their community is encouraged to apply. The City has one position open on its Planning Commission, one position open on its Board of Review and one position open on its Election Commission.
Members of the Planning Commission review zoning and land use matters and are charged with reviewing and approving development of the community along with a zoning ordinances. The Planning Commission generally meets once per month.
Members of the Board of Review are tasked with hearing taxpayer appeals and to review any potential assessment errors. The Board of Review generally meets once or twice in July and December.
Members of the election commission are responsible for establishing precincts, assessing voting equipment needs, providing election supplies (including ballots), appointing precinct inspectors and carrying out other election related duties. The election commission meets during elections.
If you are interested in serving your community please contact the City Clerk Rebecca Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. You can find the application to serve on a board or commission here: http://dev.cityofcedarsprings.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/boards-and-commissions-application.pdf