Boards & Commissions

Applying for a Position

If you would like to join a board or commission please print out this application or pick an application up at City Hall, located at 137 10th Street. Applications should be returned to City Hall or emailed to Laura Egger.


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Routt County Noxious Weed Advisory Board
Can you get to the bottom of deep-rooted issues? Do you like tackling thorny subjects or digging into matters that don’t seem like they are natural for the area? Then the perfect position has blossomed just for you – serving on the Routt County Noxious Weed Advisory Board. 

Applications are due by April 19 and City Council will interview candidates during the April 25 meeting to appoint the city representative. Application  for consideration.

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Planning Commission 
Planning Commission is a permanent committee appointed by City Council to review and act on issues and policies related to long-range planning, land use regulations, and community development. 

The Commission has one regular, three-year position open with term expiring March 31, 2026. Members of this Commission receive a Family Howelsen Hill Ski Pass and a Haymaker Golf pass.

Application  for consideration.


Local Marketing District
The LMD oversees funds directed toward providing commercial air service into the Yampa Valley Regional Airport. The five-member board is appointed by City Council from the LMD district to serve four-year terms. 

Applicants must live within the LMD district boundaries. One seat is open with a term expiring March 2027.  Application  for consideration.


Historic Preservation Commission
HPC considers requests for design review, reviews nominations of buildings for listing on the Register of Historic Places, recommendations to City Council on preservation related topics, recommends on National Register nominations, and conducts review and approval of Colorado State Income Tax Credits for qualified restorations. 

HPC is looking for four individuals to fill three regular three-year positions and one alternate three-year position with all terms expiring March 31, 2026. Application  for consideration.

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Board of Adjustment
The BOA reviews requests for adjustments to standards related to single-family homes, duplexes, signage, and floodplains. The board has two regular, three-year term positions (March 31, 2026) and one alternate, three-year seat (March 31, 2025) open.  Application  for consideration.


Ice Rink Advisory Committee
IRAC advises the Parks & Recreation Commission and staff on matters relating to the Howelsen Ice Arena and related programing. 

The committee has three, two-year seats available which expire in March 2025. Applications due April 30 with interviews scheduled for May 10. Application  for consideration.


The city relies upon the dedicated volunteer efforts of numerous members of our boards and commissions to gather information and make recommendations regarding specific city activities.

For more information contact the city clerk, Julie Franklin, at 970-871-8248. Send completed forms to:

City of Steamboat Springs
Attn: City Clerk
P.O. Box 775088
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477