City of Georgetown seeking about 100 new board and commission members

Georgetown officials said City Council depends on citizen board members to assist in evaluating local issues in order to help enrich the community. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown officials said City Council depends on citizen board members to assist in evaluating local issues in order to help enrich the community. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)

Georgetown officials said City Council depends on citizen board members to assist in evaluating local issues in order to help enrich the community. (Sally Grace Holtgrieve/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Georgetown is seeking qualified and dedicated individuals to serve on one of Georgetown’s many advisory boards or commissions.

City Council depends on citizen board members to assist in evaluating local issues in order to enrich the community, a Dec. 3 news release from the city said.


The city has 30 active boards and commissions with 220 total seats, the release said. About 100 seats need to be filled this term, with appointed members serving two-year terms.

Individuals interested in serving as a board member must complete an application.The deadline to submit the application is Dec. 20. Board and commission appointments are made in February, and new members begin serving in March.

For more information, contact the city secretary's office at 512-930-3651 or see georgetown.org/boardscommissions.
By Sally Grace Holtgrieve
Sally Grace Holtgrieve solidified her passion for news during her time as Editor-in-Chief of Christopher Newport University's student newspaper, The Captain's Log. She started her professional career at The Virginia Gazette and moved to Texas in 2015 to cover government and politics at The Temple Daily Telegram. She started working at Community Impact Newspaper in February 2018 as the Lake Travis-Westlake reporter and moved into the role of Georgetown editor in June 2019.


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