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VACANCIES ON CITY COUNCIL BOARDS & COMMISSIONS

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On Monday, May 11, 2015 City Council will make nominations to fill vacant positions on the following boards and committees:

 

A.   BUSINESS ADVISORY COMMITTEE


Two recommendations by the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce for appointment by the City Council for three-year terms beginning April 29, 2015 and ending April 28, 2018.


Virginia DeAtley is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.


Will Brooks is eligible but NOT interested in being considered for reappointment.


Time commitment: 1-2 hours/month. Meets 3rd Friday monthly at 8:00 am at the Government Center Building, 600 East 4th Street.

 


 B.   BECHTLER ARTS FOUNDATION BOARD 


One appointment for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

Keith Cradle is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

Time commitment: 2-4 hours/month. Meets every other month at 11:45 am at 420 South Tryon Street.

 

C.   CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG COALITION FOR HOUSING

 

Two appointments, one for a legal representative and the other for a representative from the general community, for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

 

Brandon Lofton (legal representative) is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.


Ken Szymanski (general community representative) has served two full terms of service; therefore he is not eligible for reappointment.

 

Time commitment: 4-6 hours/month. Meets 4th Thursday during the months of January, March, May, August, October and December at 11:30 am at varied locations.

 

D.   CHARLOTTE REGIONAL VISITORS AUTHORITY

Two appointments for at-large positions for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

Sabrina Brown and Venessa Harrison are eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

Time commitment: 2 hours/monthly. Meets 2nd Wednesday every other monthly at 8:00 am at the Convention Center, 501 South College Street.

 

E.   CHARLOTTE WATER ADVISORY COMMITTEE

 

Two appointments for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.


Leslie Jones and Ralph Messera are eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

 

Time commitment: 1-2 hours/ monthly. Meets 3rd Thursday at 3:30 pm at 4222 Westmont Drive.

 

F.    CITIZENS' REVIEW BOARD


One appointment for an unexpired term beginning immediately and ending July 31, 2015 and then continuing for a full three-year term beginning August 1, 2015 and ending July 31, 2018.
* Must have completed Citizen's Academy to be considered.

Carolyn Millen has resigned.

Time commitment: 1-2 hours/ monthly. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesday (as needed) at 4:00 pm at the Government Center Building, 600 East 4th Street.


 

G.   CITIZENS' TRANSIT ADVISORY GROUP

 

One appointment for a two-year term beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.


Frank Kretschmer II is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

 

Time commitment: 2 hours bi-monthly. Meets 3rd Tuesday, as needed, at 7:30 am at the Government Center Building, 600 East 4th Street.

 

H.   HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

 

One appointment for an at-large representative for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

 

Belinda Corbus is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

 

Time commitment: 10 hours/ monthly. Meets 2nd Wednesday at 3:00 pm at the Government Center Building, 600 East 4th Street.

 

I.    KEEP CHARLOTTE BEAUTIFUL

Four appointments for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

Joshua Arnold, Joshua Middleton and Sara Zdeb are eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.
Lawrence Ferri is eligible but NOT interested in being considered for reappointment.


Time commitment: 4-5 hours/ monthly. Meets 1st Tuesday at 11:30 am at Old City Hall.

 

J.    PASSENGER VEHICLE FOR HIRE BOARD

 

Two appointments, one for a Category #1 representative (taxicab, limousine or other vehicle for hire company owner) and the other for a Category #5 representative (person with a disability or a representative from an organization that represents persons with disabilities) for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

 

Robert Walker (Category #1) and Byron Mumford (Category #5) are eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

 

Time commitment: 1-2 hours/ monthly. Meets 1st Tuesday at 1:00 pm at West Services Center, 4150 Wilkinson Boulevard.

 

K.   PLANNING COMMISSION

One appointment for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2018.

 

A. Cozzie Watkins is eligible and interested in being considered for reappointment.

         

Time commitment: 24 hours/ monthly. Meets 1st Monday at 12:00 pm at the Government Center Building, 600 East 4th Street.

 
 
 
 All applicants must be registered voters in Mecklenburg County.
 
Appointees serve on a voluntary basis without compensation.  
Contact Khadya Hale at 704-336-7494 or khale@charlottenc.gov for more information
All applications must be completed no later than 5:00 PM on Friday, April 24, 2015.
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