To be considered a candidate for a City of Brighton board or commission, please complete an Application (PDF) and return it by emailing City Clerk Natalie Hoel or mail to the City Clerk’s Office at:
500 South 4th Avenue
Brighton, CO 80601
If you have any questions, please call City Clerk Natalie Hoel at 303-655-2056. Qualified candidates may be invited to interview with City Council for appointment to the board or commission.
The Planning Commission has an opening for one (1) Ward 2 member and one (1) Alternate member at this time. The Board meets at 6:00 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of every month at Brighton City Hall.
BOARD OF APPEALS
The Board of Appeals has openings at this time. Members of this board are qualified by experience related to the construction industry and are trained to rule or review upon matters pertaining to building construction. The Board of Appeals meets at need to determine the suitability of alternate materials and methods of construction, acts on appeals for the city’s construction codes (building, mechanical, plumbing and electrical codes) and for Property Maintenance Codes. Brighton staff representatives are present to facilitate, including the Chief Building Official and other staff as assigned acting as the Board Secretary. Meetings are held at Brighton City Hall, 500 South 4th Avenue
PARKS AND RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD
The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board has an opening for two (2) Alternate members at this time. This Board is also in need of a member with an interest in serving on the Bike Brighton sub-committee. The Board meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at the Brighton Recreation Center.
BRIGHTON URBAN RENEWAL AUTHORITY
The Urban Renewal Authority has an opening for two (2) members at this time. Members must be a resident of Brighton or a Brighton business owner. The Board meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Wednesday of every month at Brighton City Hall.
HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION
The Historic Preservation Commission has an opening for one (1) member and two (2) Alternate members at this time. At least 40% of commission members shall be professionals in preservation related discipline such as architecture, landscape architecture, architectural history, archaeology, history, planning, American studies, American civilization, cultural geography or cultural anthropology. Recognizing that professionals may not be available in some communities, this requirement can be waived if the local government makes a good faith effort to recruit professionals and demonstrates that it is capable of carrying out commission responsibilities. The Board meets on the second Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m. at Historic City Hall.
BRIGHTON HOUSING AUTHORITY
The Brighton Housing Authority has an opening for one (1) Alternate member at this time. The Board meets on the second Thursday of every month at 4 p.m. at Brighton City Hall.
LODGING TAX ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee has openings for two (2) Lodging provider members and two (2) Alternate members at this time. The Board meets on the third Wednesday every quarter at 11:30 a.m. at Brighton City Hall.
DISTRICT PLAN COMMISSION
The District Plan Commission has an opening for one (1) City of Brighton commissioner at this time. The District Plan Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Adams County Government Building.