City of Oak Ridge Boards and Commissions are authorized by City Council. At present, there are 17 such boards and commissions in the City, but Council can create other boards as it deems necessary.

Oak Ridge residency is required for appointment to a City Board or Commission. The City performs an end-of-year election for expiring terms of City Boards and Commissions, typically in December.

The information listed below highlights any current recruitment by the City to fill vacancies and expiring terms: