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Boards and Commissions
Become a Member
Volunteer your time and talents to help your community by serving as a member of a City Advisory Board or Development Corporation. Details on each advisory board can be obtained from the City Secretary. If you are interested in serving on one of the boards, complete and return the Board Membership Application to the City Secretary's Office. You can complete the application online or by hand.  To fill out an online application click HERE.  To fill out a handwritten application click HERE.

City Boards

  • Planning and Zoning
    • 7 members, three year staggered terms
    • Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 112 N. Colorado Street
    • Advises council about City Planning to include public improvements, civic improvements, zoning of property, widening and changing of streets, routing of public utilities, controlling and regulating traffic
    • Staff Contact: Director of Planning and Dev Services Helen-Eve Liebman 972-382-2682 x1021
  • Board of Adjustments
    • 5 members, 2 alternates, two year staggered terms
    • Meets the 1st Monday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 112 N. Colorado Street
    • Serves as an appeal body for individuals seeking variances to the Zoning Ordinance, or to a decision made by an administrative official enforcing the ordinance
    • Staff Contact: Director of Planning and Dev Services Helen-Eve Liebman 972-382-2682 x1021
  • Building and Standards
    • 7 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month in City Council Chambers, 112 N. Colorado Street
    • Considers approval or denial of appeals of the Building Inspector/Official with respect to repair, vacation or demolition of any building or structure or portion thereof and enforcement of Ordinance No. 2005-71.  Considers approval or denial to appeals of Building Official’s interpretations of the Uniform Building Codes
    • Staff Contact: Director of Planning and Dev Services Helen-Eve Liebman 972-382-2682 x1021
  • Library
    • 7 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets every third Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. in the Library, 142 N. Ohio Street
    • Develops and implements policies, plans and sets goals, and acts as advocates for the library
    • Staff Contact:  Director of Library Services Linda Shaw 972-382-2682 x1101
  • Parks and Recreation
    • 5 members, three year staggered terms
    • Meets on an as needed basis
    • Advises council on park related matters       
    • Staff Contact:  Director of Parks and Recreation Cody Webb 972-382-2682 x6001
  • Main Street Advisory
    • 9 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 8:30 a.m. in the Main Street Office, 302 W Walnut
    • Advises council and makes recommendations regarding the Downtown Historic District
    • Staff Contact:  Main Street Director Bridgette Bise 972-382-2682 x7002
  • Historic Preservation       
    • 9 members, 2 alternates
    • Meets the 4th Wednesday at 9 a.m. in City Council Chambers, 112 N. Colorado Street
    • Hears plans, makes recommendations and advises city regarding activity in the designated Historic District
    • Staff Contact:  Planning and Development Director Helen-Eve Liebman  972-382-2682 x1021
  • Economic Development
    • 5 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets Monthly at 5:00 p.m. in the Economic Development Building, 302 W. Walnut Street
    • Coordinates the use of sales and use tax funds primarily aimed at promoting economic development
    • Staff Contact: Executive Director Corbett Howard 972-382-2682 x801       
  • Community Development
    • 7 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets on an as needed basis
    • Coordinates the use of sales and use tax funds primarily aimed at promoting parks
    • Staff Contact:  City Secretary Vicki Faulkner 972-382-2682 x10
    Keep Celina Beautiful 
    • 15 members, two year staggered terms
    • Meets every 3rd Thursday at 5 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 112 N. Colorado Street
    • Staff Contact:  Haley Norris 972-382-2682 x1003