What is the process?

Apply online for a membership to a City of Geneva Board or Commission.

From there:

  1. Complete the online form and submit, or complete a paper application form and submit to the City Clerk
  2. City Council will source applications from the online database, City Clerk's Office, and political parties
  3. Applications will be reviewed for best matched qualifications according to City Council's objectives (subject matter expertise, ideological and cultural diversity, etc.). Several Boards generate recommendations to Council via an internal appointment committee.
  4. Qualified applicants will be invited to interview with City Council or will be referred to Council by the individual Board's appointment process.
  5. Council will select the best qualified applicants for the positions available The bulk of appointments occur in January of each calendar year, though some appointments are filled as vacancies occur throughout the year.

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