Boards & Commissions

The City of Cedar Hill appreciates the volunteer spirit of its citizens and serving on a board or commission is a great way to get more involved with your community.     

The City Council appoints board members on annual basis.  Board members serve in an advisory role and/or in carrying out functions required by local and state laws.  Most board appointments are for a 2-year term.   To learn more about the various  City advisory boards and their duties and responsibilities, please click here .

Application Process

We will begin accepting applications for 2021 board and commission appointments on Thursday, April 1, 2021 and will continue until 5pm on Friday, May 7, 2021.   Late applications will not be accepted.     To apply, please complete the online application (COMING SOON).    

Applications by mail will also be accepted.  Click here (COMING SOON) to download a .pdf copy of the board application. Complete and mail your application to: Cedar Hill Government Center, Office of the City Secretary, 285 Uptown Boulevard, Cedar Hill, TX 75104.

City Council Interviews

Once the application period ends, the City Secretary’s Office will begin contacting all new applicants to schedule a short interview with the City Council at a Special Called City Council meeting tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 6pm.    Depending on the number of applications received, the City Council may also meet and conduct interviews on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 6pm.    Please note dates and times are subject to change.  

New Board Member Orientation

New Board Member Orientation is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 6pm.   All newly appointed board members are required to participate in the new board member orientation.    

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the City Secretary’s Office at 972-291-5100 Ext. 1011.