Board & Commission Openings
The City of Eagle is seeking interested citizens to fill openings in the following Boards/Commissions. Eagle needs you!
The City of Eagle has several opportunities for residents and others who qualify to serve in a variety of ways. This is an excellent chance to give back to your community and positively impact the future of the City. Please review the information below and take a moment to apply if an opening piques your interest.
For more information, contact the City of Eagle Clerk’s Office at 208-939-6813.
Eagle Library Board Opening
The City of Eagle is seeking one (1) individual to fill an opening on the Eagle Library Board. Applicants must be a resident of Eagle.
The Library Board meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. and for special meetings as needed. Duties include attending monthly board meetings, planning for the Library’s future, promoting the Library, seeking funding for the Library, and representing the Library at local and state meetings.
This is a volunteer position that is filled via the recommendation of the Mayor and the approval of the City Council. The selected individual will serve a five (5) year term.
Those who wish to serve on the Board are required to submit a letter of interest and Request for Consideration Form (available for download and Eagle City Hall). A resume or curriculum vitae are encouraged. Applications may be submitted to email@example.com or to the Clerk’s Office at Eagle City Hall. The position shall remain open until 5:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time (MST) on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Eagle Industrial Development Corporation Opening
The City of Eagle is seeking interested citizens to fill an opening on the Industrial Development Corporation Board. The purpose of the Industrial Development Corporation is to encourage economic development and to help provide jobs in the City by providing tax-exempt bond financing for eligible economic development projects. Under current law, that is restricted to projects which constitute “manufacturing.”
The Commission meets annually, typically in December. This is a volunteer position that is filled via the recommendation of the Mayor and subsequent approval of the City Council.
Those who wish to serve on the Commission are required to submit a letter of interest and Request for Consideration Form (available for download and Eagle City Hall). A resume or curriculum vitae are encouraged. The position shall remain open until filled.
Downtown Advisory Board Openings
The City of Eagle is seeking interested individuals to fill five (5) seats on the Eagle Downtown Advisory Board. The City of Eagle established this advisory board to provide sustainability and continued redevelopment and revitalization of the City’s downtown planning areas. To accomplish its mission, the board will work closely with organizations, businesses, property owners, City Staff, and community groups to develop an Eagle Downtown Master Plan which will include goals, objectives, implementation strategies, and an action plan which in turn will promote city-wide economic development efforts and foster downtown revitalization. In addition, the board will have task items in which to work through on matters pertaining to issues impacting the economic, social, cultural, environmental, physical, and educational conditions in Downtown Eagle.
The Board will conduct regular monthly meetings. Special meetings may be requested by the Economic Development Director and/or Mayor, the Chair of the Board, or by a majority of its voting members.
Members of the Board shall serve staggered terms with two (2) board members serving two (2) year terms, and three (3) board members serving three (3) year terms. The term of the Board will be active indefinitely or until an independent Downtown Business Association has been created.
Those who wish to serve on the Eagle Downtown Advisory Board are required to submit a letter of interest and “Request for Consideration of Appointment” form (available for download and Eagle City Hall) to City Hall (PO Box 1520, Eagle, ID 83616) or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Open until filled. The first review of applications will be on August 2, 2021.
Historic Preservation Commission Opening
The City of Eagle is seeking an individual to fill an opening on the Historic Preservation Commission. Priority will be given to Eagle Residents; however, all interested parties are welcome to apply. Interested parties must demonstrate interest, competence, or knowledge in history or historic preservation and have experience in the disciplines of architecture, history, urban planning, archaeology, engineering, law, or other historic preservation-related disciplines.
Individuals will serve the remainder of a vacated term that will end in July of 2023. The Commission regularly meets on the second Wednesday of each quarter at 5:30 p.m. This is a volunteer position which is filled via the recommendation of the Mayor and subsequent approval of the City Council.
Those who wish to serve on the commission are required to submit a Request for Appointment form (available for download and Eagle City Hall)with a letter of interest and a list of qualifications/resume to City Hall to City of Eagle, PO Box 1520, Eagle, ID 83616 or to email@example.com. Open until filled.