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:

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one regular 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 at 5:00 p.m. on November 10, 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.

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one regular member appointment to the Temple Terrace School Support Committee.  The School Support Committee was established to utilize the knowledge, interest and insight of citizens to work with the Mayor and City Council, the Hillsborough County District schools, parents and school-based interest groups, to enhance the educational environment for Temple Terrace children and the schools they attend. The School Support Committee meetings are held in the Conference Room behind the Council Chambers in City Hall at 4:00 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month.  Members MUST be residents of the City of Temple Terrace and serve without remuneration.  Financial disclosure is not required. 

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on October 13, 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.  

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one regular member appointment to the Temple Terrace School Support Committee.  The School Support Committee was established to utilize the knowledge, interest and insight of citizens to work with the Mayor and City Council, the Hillsborough County District schools, parents and school-based interest groups, to enhance the educational environment for Temple Terrace children and the schools they attend. The School Support Committee meetings are held in the Conference Room behind the Council Chambers in City Hall at 4:00 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month.  Members MUST be residents of the City of Temple Terrace and serve without remuneration.  Financial disclosure is not required. 

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on December 8, 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.  

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission. The regular meetings of the Planning Commission are held on the second Monday of each month at 2:00 p.m., at the offices of the Planning Commission, 18th Floor, 601 E. Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa.  Members are appointed by each local government in the County for a four-year term; Temple Terrace has one appointee.  The City of Temple Terrace appointee serves without remuneration, and financial disclosure is required. The Planning Commission and its staff serve as agents within the community to promote and coordinate the involvement of all people in comprehensive long-range planning, growth management, transportation, and environmental protection.  The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners, the Tampa City Council, the Plant City Commission, and the Temple Terrace City Council regarding land use, community planning, capital improvements, urban design, and other comprehensive issues.   

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on October 13, 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.  

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered to serve as the City's representative on the twenty-one-member Hillsborough County Community Action Board. The Community Action Board serves Hillsborough County’s low-income residents and communities by assisting Hillsborough County’s Social Services department in the development and implementation of programs that empower individuals and families to achieve self-sufficiency. These programs are funded by the Community Services Block Grant. The Community Action Board is a volunteer advisory board that consists of 21 members from three different sectors throughout Hillsborough County. Low-income residents, elected officials or their representative, and members from public/private organizations make up the three sectors. Each sector contains seven members. The term of the appointment is three years. Meetings are monthly on the second Wednesday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at 2103 N. Rome Avenue, Tampa, FL 33607.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on December 29, 2020 the Wednesday 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. 

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the Hillsborough County Electrical Board of Adjustment, Appeals & Examiners. This seven-member Board meets quarterly in March, June, September, and December on the third Thursday at 9:00 a.m. in the Hillsborough County Center at 601 E. Kennedy Blvd.  The City of Temple Terrace appoints 1 regular voting member who MUST be a resident of the City, serve without remuneration; financial disclosure is required. The Board confirms the competency and integrity of applicants applying for electrical certification in the County, takes disciplinary action against contractors that fail to comply with the Electrical Code, and hears the appeal of any person issued a citation for violating the provisions of the Electrical Code.  In accordance with Florida Statutes, primary, but not exclusive, consideration for appointment to this Board will be given to persons who is an experienced State Certified Electrical Contractor.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on October 13, 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.

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered to serve as the City's representative on the seven-member Hillsborough County Historical Advisory Council. The Council's mission is to support and facilitate a uniform historical marker program throughout the County, including the cities of Tampa, Plant City, and Temple Terrace as well as organizations and other agencies who request assistance. It also provides the BOCC with support that complements the goals of historical preservation and education in Hillsborough County. Members appointed to this Council must be citizens of the United States, registered voters of Hillsborough County, and Temple Terrace's representative must be a resident of Temple Terrace.  The term of the appointment is three years.  Members serve without compensation, and consideration will be given to citizens with expertise in significant relevant historical matters.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on November 10, 2020 the Wednesday 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.