Boards & Commissions Appointment

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August 2022 Vacancies

Library Board:

bookSeats Available: 

Two vacancies to serve a three-year term, expiring in August 2023.

Beautification Commission:

beauty 2Seat available: 

One vacancy to serve a one-year term, expiring in July 2023.

Ports and Harbors Commission:

portSeats available:

One vacancy to serve a three-year term, expiring June 2025.

Valdez Museum & Historical Archive Association (VMHA) Board of Directors: 

museumSeats available:

One vacancy due to normal term expiration, for a full three-year term, expiring January 2025.

One vacancy for a two-year partial term, expiring January 2024.

Application deadline is August 10, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. for appointment by Valdez City Council during their regular meeting on August 17, 2022.

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Applications & Submission Requirements

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.

Click here to view detailed information about each board, commission, and task force.

Interested citizens may apply for a board or commission utilizing either the online application page or by submitting a paper application. If you need assistance with the application process, please contact the deputy city clerk at (907) 834-3468 or

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 at City Hall or downloaded here: Universal Boards and Commissions Application.

Please submit a completed paper application to the city clerk's office by email, by fax at (907) 835-2992, in person at City Hall, 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.

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