Committees, Boards, and Commissions

The City of Tacoma has a number of citizen boards, commissions, and committees that advise and make recommendations to the City Council and/or City staff.

For general information and applications, please contact Linnea Meredith at (253) 591-5178.

Application to apply for a Committee, Board, Commission, or Authority
Citizen Committee Orientation Handbook
List of regularly scheduled public meeting times, locations, and contacts

Committees, Boards, and Commissions Seeking Applicants

The City is currently seeking applicants for the Committees, Boards, and Commissions listed below.

Position Number of Members Sought Date Posted Applications Due
Human Services Commission 4 March 13, 2014 March 28, 2014

Committees, Boards, and Commissions Member Recruitment Tooklit

The City of Tacoma's Media and Communications Office has developed a Committees, Boards, and Commissions member recruitment toolkit for use by Council Members; community leaders and other community influencers; current and previous members of Committees, Boards, and Commissions; and staff liaisons for Committees, Boards, and Commissions. The toolkit complements the Media and Communications Office's standard mass communication efforts surrounding the City's quarterly recruitment push for members of Committees, Boards, and Commissions. Please click here to view the toolkit.