Committees & Commissions with Upcoming Vacancies

The City of Beaumont has a number of advisory boards, commissions and committees, which are comprised of volunteers from within the community. Generally, these groups make recommendations to the City Council regarding actions and policies affecting municipal government, City departments and the community. 

UPCOMING VACANCIES

City Council is seeking to fill several vacancies on the Planning Commission, Economic Development Committee, Finance and Audit Committee and Board of Administrative Appeals. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. December 8, 2022. Links to applications are below.

In person interviews and selection will be on December 20, 2022, at 6:00p.m. during the City Council Meeting located at 550 E. 6th Street. Applications are due by December 8, 2022, at 5:00p.m.

Economic Development Committee

The Economic Development Committee was created by the Council to serve at the pleasure of Council and act as in advisory capacity to develop an Economic Development Strategic Plan for growth and recommend a vision for the future of Beaumont. The Committee meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. This is a non-compensated position.

City Council is seeking applications to fill seven (7) vacancies for a term of two (2) years:

Beaumont Business Community Member – 3 seats available 
Community Member / Non-Business Member – 1 seat available
Local Developer / Economic Development Rep – 1 seat available
Alternate Member – 2 seats available

Application

Finance & Audit Committee

The duties of the Committee include advisory to the City Council and shall make recommendations regarding City investment policies and practices, long term financial planning, and such other matters as the City Council may request from time to time. The Committee meets on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. This is a non-compensated position.

City Council is seeking applications to fill five (5) vacancies for the term of two (2) years:

Resident Member – 3 seats available
Alternate Member – 2 seats available

Application

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission instructs the Community Development Department to exercise administrative duties where applicable, including the determination of plot plans, variances, and conditional use permits. The Commission conducts public hearings to consider and make recommendations to the City Council regarding general plan amendments, zone changes, zone variances, and specific plans, tentative parcel maps and tentative tract maps. The Commission considers appeals of determinations made by the Planning Director regarding site plan reviews, signage plans, and temporary use permits.  This a compensated position with a monthly stipend of $50.

City Council is seeking applications to fill three (3) vacancies for the term of four (4) years:

Planning Commissioner - 3 seats available

Application

Board of Administrative Appeals

Board members are called upon, on an as-needed basis to conduct administrative hearings on written appeals made pursuant to the Beaumont Municipal Code. This is a non-compensated position.

City Council is seeking applications to fill nine (9) vacancies:

Resident Board Member - 9 seats available

Application