City Clerk’s Office Accepting Boards & Commissions’ Application to Fill Current Vacancies

The City Clerk’s Office is accepting applications to fill current vacancies on three city boards.

The Environmental Quality Advisory Board (EQAB), the Traffic Safety Advisory Board (TSAB), and the Oak Ridge Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) all have one vacancy each.

The terms of offices are as follows:
City Board Term Of Office 
 EQAB Balance of an unexpired term ending on December 31, 2014
 TSAB Balance of an unexpired term ending on December 31, 2013
 CVB Balance of an unexpired term ending on December 31, 2012

Interested citizens must complete a Boards and Commissions Application either on-line at the City’s Clerk’s Departmental Website (Boards & Commissions > Application) or by completing a paper copy available at the City Clerk’s Office. The only qualification for the boards is Oak Ridge residency.

The deadline for applications is Friday, June 1, 2012 by 5:00 p.m. Late applications or submissions will not be considered. Applicants will be considered at the June 11, 2012 City Council meeting which begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Building Courtroom.

Interested applicants are encouraged to view the 2012 City Council Goals for each board, as well as learn more about their purpose and composition on the City’s website at

For more information, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at (865) 425-3411.