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Time extended to 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 has been extended until the open positions are filled. The Advisory Commission for an Inclusive Community has two openings for terms beginning Jan. 1, 2014, and ending 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.

Applicants must attend both an ACIC full commission meeting and an individual committee meeting before submitting an application. The next full commission and committees will meet beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at Lakewood City Hall, 480 S. Allison Parkway.

Applications are available at For additional information, contact Teri Colvin at 303-987-7596 or

ACIC members attend a minimum of two meetings a month, which include a meeting of the full commission and a committee meeting. The full commission meetings can be up to two hours, and the committee meetings are one hour. Visit for more information and specific meeting times.
Posted on: Thursday, November 07, 2013