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Apply to help lead Lakewood

Become a leader for the City of Lakewood by applying to serve on the Advisory Commission for an Inclusive Community, which plays a significant role in advising the City Council on issues important to residents.

The deadline to apply is Tuesday, Oct. 22. Applications are available at For additional information, contact Teri Colvin at 303-987-7596 or

The Advisory Commission for an Inclusive Community has several openings for terms beginning on Jan. 1, 2014, and ending on Dec. 31, 2016. In its advisory role to City Council, ACIC members research specific issues or topics of interest to Lakewood residents and make recommendations to City Council about potential actions on those issues.

Members should plan to attend a minimum of two meetings a month, which would include a meeting of the full commission and a committee meeting. The full commission meetings can be up to two hours long, and the committee meetings are one hour. Visit for more information and specific meeting times.

Applicants must attend both an ACIC full commission meeting and an individual committee meeting before submitting an application. The full commission and committees will meet beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at Lakewood City Hall, 480 S. Allison Parkway.

Posted on: Monday, October 14, 2013