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Be Involved in the Democratic Process!

CITY OF VIRGINIA IS SEEKING INTERESTED CITIZENS
FOR APPOINTMENT TO CITY COMMISSIONS

Click HERE for a Commission Application

The City of Virginia is seeking citizens in our community who are eager, willing, and motivated to become engaged by serving as a commissioner on City Commissions. Participating on a Commission is a great way for citizens to voice their concerns and opinions.

The City of Virginia is currently accepting applications from qualified citizens to serve on the following Commissions:


NAME OF COMMISSION AND DESCRIPTION


NUMBER OF OPENINGS
TERM LENGTH

MEETING DATE & TIME

CHARTER COMMISSION

 


2 openings

4 year term ending 12/9/2021

Meetings are held on an as needed basis

PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION

The Planning & Zoning Commission advises the City Council on development proposals, property standards, long-range planning and property maintenance code issues.

2 openings

3 year term ending 2/01/2021
3 year term ending 2/01/2022

Meetings are held at 4:30 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at City Hall

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION

The Virginia Human Rights Commission gathers information and provides referral services to individuals who feel they have experienced discrimination within the City of Virginia

2 openings

3 year term ending 2/01/2021
3
year term ending 2/01/2022  

Meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month at City Hall

 

VIRGINIA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

 

1 opening 
Balance of six (6) year term ending 12/31/2020
 Meetings are held the 1st Thursday at 8:00 a.m. at City Hall
EVELETH-VIRGINIA AIRPORT AUTHORITY  1 Opening

Balance of three (3) year term ending 12/31/2021
 Meetings are held 2nd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Airport

 
COMMISSION QUALIFICATIONS
Applicants must be a qualified voter of the City of Virginia and must be a resident of the City for no less than one year.

QUESTIONS?
If you are interested in becoming a City Commissioner and need more information, please contact the Virginia City Clerk’s Office at (218) 748-7500, or stop by City Hall, 327 South 1st Street, Virginia.  Applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by 12:00 P.M. on Friday, June 28, 2019.

CLICK HERE FOR A COMMISSION APPLICATION

 

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