Board Vacancies

Temple Terrace Citizen Board Vacancies

Citizen boards serve as a vital link between the community of Temple Terrace and its elected officials. Members of all boards of the City of Temple Terrace must be residents of the city and remain residents of the city during their term of office. In addition to the city boards, citizens are appointed by the City Council to serve as the city’s representative on numerous intergovernmental boards and committees.

Please check individual Boards and Committees’ Postings for application deadlines. For complete information, requirements and an application, contact the City Clerk at 813.506.6440 or email the City Clerk to request a copy of the Citizen Boards & Committees Handbook.  The  Citizen Board Application can be completed and submitted online or printed and returned to the City Clerk, 11250 N. 56th Street, Temple Terrace, Florida, 33617 or sent by email to LegislativeOffice@templeterrace.com. Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

Current Board Vacancies

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the following Boards and Committees:

• Hillsborough County Building Board of Adjustment, Appeals and Examiners

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment as the City’s representative on the Hillsborough County Building Board of Adjustment, Appeals and Examiners. Specific Board membership shall include the following representatives:  4 contractors including at least one roofing and one swimming pool architect, 1 Florida registered architect, 1 Florida registered professional engineer qualified to work in the area of structural engineering, and 1 representative from the building trades.  The duties of the Board are: (1) to approve or deny applicants to take exams; (2) to hear disciplinary actions against building contractor; (3) to hear appeals or complaints against contractors or homeowners; and (4) set the rules governing reciprocity with other jurisdictions. 

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on June 30, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• Metropolitan Planning Organization Citizens Advisory Committee

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from persons interested in being considered for appointment to the Metropolitan Planning Organization Citizens Advisory Committee, which is responsible for providing information and overall community values and needs into the transportation planning program of the MPO.  The appointment is for a two-year term, with an opportunity for reappointment thereafter. Members MUST be residents of Temple Terrace and serve without remuneration; financial disclosure is required. The Board meets the second or third Wednesday of each month, at 9 a.m. in the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission conference room in the County Center, 2nd Floor, BOCC Chambers, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 14, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• Municipal Code Enforcement Board - One Alternate Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one alternate member appointment to the Temple Terrace Municipal Code Enforcement Board. This seven-member Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 11250 N. 56th Street.  Members of this Board MUST be residents of the City, serve without remuneration, and financial disclosure is required.The Board issues orders, following a hearing, which have the force of law and set forth the steps necessary to bring a violation into compliance with a technical code or regulation of the City. In accordance with Florida Statutes, primary, but not exclusive, consideration for appointment to this Board will be given to persons who are experienced in the professional categories of architect, business, engineer, general contractor, subcontractor, or realtor.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on May 26, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• Municipal Code Enforcement Board - One Regular Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one alternate member appointment to the Temple Terrace Municipal Code Enforcement Board. This seven-member Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 11250 N. 56th Street.  Members of this Board MUST be residents of the City, serve without remuneration, and financial disclosure is required.The Board issues orders, following a hearing, which have the force of law and set forth the steps necessary to bring a violation into compliance with a technical code or regulation of the City. In accordance with Florida Statutes, primary, but not exclusive, consideration for appointment to this Board will be given to persons who are experienced in the professional categories of architect, business, engineer, general contractor, subcontractor, or realtor.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on June 30, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• River Watch Task Force - One Alternate Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment as alternate members on the Temple Terrace River Watch Task Force. The Temple Terrace River Watch Task Force was established to better understand and ensure representation in decisions affecting the Hillsborough River.  The Task Force’s goal is to "preserve, protect, and enhance the Hillsborough River watershed, especially as it impacts the River’s water quality and quantity in Temple Terrace." The River Watch Task Force meets on the third Monday of each month, at 4:30 p.m., in the Council Conference Room at City Hall, 11250 N. 56th Street.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on May 26, 2020, the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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