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. To print the application directly, please download the Citizen Board Application. All applications should be returned to the City Clerk, 11250 N. 56th Street, Temple Terrace, Florida, 33617 or 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:

•   Police Officers Retirement System Pension Board of Trustees - One Trustee 

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the Police Officers Retirement System Pension Board of Trustees. This Board is established pursuant to Chapter 185 of the Florida Statutes and consists of two City Representatives, two police officers elected by a majority of the police officers, and a fifth trustee elected by the Board members. The Board meets the second Thursday of February, May, August and November each month at 8:00 am., in the City Manager’s Conference Room at City Hall, 11250 N. 56th Street.  The fifth Trustee of this Board does not have to be a resident of the City, serves without remuneration, and is appointed for two years.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 25, 2019.  Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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•   School Support Committee - Two Regular Members

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for two regular member appointments 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 June 26, 2019 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.

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•  Hillsborough County Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee - One Regular Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in serving as the City's representative on the Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee. The BAC is a 17-member body that reviews and makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners and the three municipalities in Hillsborough County, on a comprehensive bikeway system, and other issues regarding the promotion of cycling and the provision of related safety facilities.  The BAC members include representatives from Hillsborough County, each of the three municipalities, FDOT District 7, the University of South Florida, the Planning Commission, and ten additional members at large.  All members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners from a list of nominees approved by the BAC.

The BAC holds its regular meetings on the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the offices of the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, Florida.  Temple Terrace’s representative MUST be a resident of the City of Temple Terrace.  Members of this Advisory Committee serve without remuneration and financial disclosure is not required.

Persons interested in being considered for appointment to Hillsborough County Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee can either The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 10, 2019 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.

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•  Hillsborough County Historical Advisory Council - One Regular Member

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 July 10, 2019 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.

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•  Hillsborough County Marine Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee - One Regular Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in serving as the City's representative on the Hillsborough County Marine Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee, which is a citizens' advisory group that meets with law enforcement representatives regarding marine issues and issues involving law enforcement on the Hillsborough River.  The Committee members include representatives from Hillsborough County, the City of Tampa, and the City of Temple Terrace.

The Marine Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee holds its regular meetings quarterly on the first Monday of the 2nd Month of each quarter at 3:00 p.m. in the offices of the Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center, 2711 E. Hanna Avenue, Tampa, Florida. Members of this Advisory Committee serve without remuneration and financial disclosure is not required. 

Persons interested in being considered for appointment to the Hillsborough County Marine Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 10, 2019 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.

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