Apply today to serve on one of Lakewood’s Boards
Commission for an Inclusive Community (ACIC)
: The ACIC
currently has several openings for unexpired terms and several for terms
that will begin in January of 2015. Members of the ACIC serve in an
advisory role to the Lakewood City Council. In this advisory role, ACIC
members research specific issues or topics of interest to the citizens
of Lakewood and make recommendations to City Council regarding those
issues for potential action. Members should plan to attend a minimum of two
meetings a month; a Full Commission Meeting and a committee meeting.
for more information. Deadline to apply: Until Filled
Board of Appeals: Two openings
currently exist on the City of Lakewood’s Board of Appeals. The openings are
for three-year terms that will commence on April 1, 2015. The Board of
Appeals, a quasi-judicial body, hears and decides appeals from any order,
requirement, decision or determination made by the Codes Administrator.
Meetings are held as needed. Typically, the Board of Appeals meets four or
five times a year for approximately one to two hours. Members must be
qualified by experience and training to pass upon matters pertaining to
building construction. Deadline to apply: February 13, 2015 at 5:00
Commission: The City of Lakewood has an opening on the Historic
Preservation Commission. The opening is for a four-year term that will begin
on April 1, 2015. Applicants are not required to be Lakewood residents;
however, they must have a demonstrated interest in, competence with, or
knowledge of, historic preservation. Additionally, members should be a
professional in a preservation-related discipline such as: architecture,
landscape architecture, history, American studies, American civilization,
cultural geography, cultural anthropology, urban planning. Members shall be
selected, as much as possible, from related disciplines such as the building
trades, cultural geography, cultural anthropology, real estate or law, or
should reside within a designated historic district.
Preservation Commission conducts public hearings on applications for landmark
designation and makes recommendations to the City Council. The Historic
Preservation Commission also conducts alteration certificate review and
applications for the relocation of designated structures. The recommendations
made by the Historic Preservation Commission are based on the criteria outlined
in Title 17, Article 11 of the Lakewood Municipal Code. The Historic
Preservation Commission is responsible for drafting by-laws, operating policies
and other rules of procedure, preparing an annual report to City Council and
attending yearly educational sessions, as well as other duties as identified
in the Lakewood Municipal Code 220.127.116.11. Meetings are held when the
commission has an item for consideration, with a minimum of four meetings per
year. Deadline to apply: February 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
Lakewood Planning Commission – Ward
4: The City of Lakewood has an opening on the Planning
Commission for a Ward 4 resident. The opening is for a full term position
that will commence on April 1, 2015 and will expire on March 31, 2019.
The Planning Commission conducts public hearings on rezoning and
subdivision applications, approves certain special use permits, and reviews
site plans. Additionally, Planning Commission Members serve on the Board of
Adjustment. The Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. the first and third
Wednesdays of each month for regular meetings and at 6:30 p.m. on the second
and fourth Wednesdays of each month for study session meetings.
Deadline to apply: February 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
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Lakewood boards and commissions are volunteer
positions. Applications for all Boards and Commissions are accepted year-round
and kept on file for one year.