Boards & Commissions Appointment
Appointments are made prior to the term expiration on any given board, commission or task force. The City Clerk's office will accept applications throughout the year for any board or commission.
Applications & Submission Requirements
Interested citizens may apply for a board or commission utilizing either the online application page or by submitting a paper application.
Option 1: Apply Online
To apply for a board online, click here: COV Boards & Commissions Page
Click the blue "Apply for a Board" button. Complete the online application and click the green "submit" button. If your application was successfully submitted, you will receive a "Thank You For Applying" message.
If you need additional time to complete your online application, click the grey "save for later" button.
Option 2: Apply by Paper Application
Paper applications may be obtained in the city clerk's office or in PDF format below.
Please note: The universal paper application can be printed for applying for any board/commission position, with the exception of the Economic Diversification Commission which requires a different paper application.
Please submit a completed paper application to the city clerk's office by email, by fax at (907) 835-2992, in person, or by mail to: City of Valdez
Attn: Deputy City Clerk
212 Chenega Avenue
P.O. Box 307
Valdez, AK 99686
City clerk's office staff will manually input paper application data into the electronic boards/commissions system on behalf of the applicant. Original paper applications will be kept on file.
Deadline to apply for a current vacancy is November 24, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. for appointment by City Council on December 1, 2020. Click here to view detailed information about each board, commission, and task force.
City Ports & Harbors Commission
- One vacancy to serve a partial term expiring June 2022
City Permanent Fund Investment Committee
- One vacancy to serve a full term expiring November 2023
City Parks & Recreation Commission
- One vacancy to serve a full term expiring October 2023
Providence Valdez Medical Center Health Advisory Council
- One vacancy to serve a partial term expiring October 2022.
Deadline to apply for upcoming vacancies is TBD. Click here to view detailed information about each board, commission, and task force.
- No scheduled vacancies due to term expiration.
Valdez Museum & Historical Archive Board of Directors
- Four vacancies to each serve a full term expiring January 2024