Volunteers needed in Commerce

Commerce – The City of Commerce is seeking volunteers for both the Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustment.

The P&Z Commission meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. Responsibilities include planning for zoning ordinances and making recommendations to the council regarding those regulations. Only one person is being sought for the Commission. Term length is two years.

Board of Adjustment responsibilities includes hearing and deciding upon administrative appeals made by any one person. Up to three people are being sought to the Board, who meet on an as needed basis. Term length is also two years.

Assistant City Secretary Becky Patillo says serving on these and other city committees is your opportunity to provide input for the city and better the community.

Applications can be picked up through the City Secretary's Office at Commerce City Hall. All positions are non-paid.