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 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:

• Board of Adjustment - 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 BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT.  This five-member Board meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 7:00 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 of Adjustment hears and decides appeals when it is alleged there is an error in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the Community Development Department in the administration and enforcement of the City’s Land Development Code.  The Board also authorizes variances from the provisions of sections specifically enumerated in Article III Sections 12 of the Land Development Code, which will not be contrary to the public interest and where special conditions warrant such variance.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on November 26, 2019 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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• Board of Adjustment - 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 BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT.  This five-member Board meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 7:00 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 of Adjustment hears and decides appeals when it is alleged there is an error in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the Community Development Department in the administration and enforcement of the City’s Land Development Code.  The Board also authorizes variances from the provisions of sections specifically enumerated in Article III Sections 12 of the Land Development Code, which will not be contrary to the public interest and where special conditions warrant such variance.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on December 10, 2019 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 - 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 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.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on December 10, 2019 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 an alternate member 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 December 10, 2019 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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