City of Helena Board Vacancies

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Apply by Thursday, January 2.

 


The City of Helena has the following board openings:


ADA Compliance Committee

One city resident, representing a medical field. The term will begin upon appointment and expire on 
September 1, 2022.

The ADA Compliance Committee will act as an advisory committee to assist in determination of 
reasonable accommodations.  The Committee may review requests for reconsideration of complaints 
forwarded by the ADA Coordinator, may make determinations as to the validity of complaints, and my 
provide descriptions of the resolution of those grievances that have been appealed.  The Committee 
may recommend priorities for making structural changes to public facilities, offer suggestions on 
how to achieve program accessibility, and review and make recommendations on employment practices 
and accommodations for compliance.

Business Improvement District

One citizen to serve on the Business Improvement District.  Applicants must be the owner of 
property within the BID District or be the owner’s personal representative, agent or guardian.  The 
terms will begin upon appointment and expire October 31, 2023.

Citizen Conservation Board

Two representatives, one Business / Building Representative and one Citizen at Large.  Applicants 
must be city residents.  Terms will begin upon appointment with no specific expiration date, per 
Resolution 20375.

The Citizen Conservation Board will support, recommend, report on, and monitor sustainability 
measures undertaken by the City of Helena.

City-County Consolidated Planning Board

One resident of the City of Helena to serve on the City-County Planning Board.  Terms will begin 
upon appointment and expire August 31, 2022.

The Planning Board shall perform planning functions for the city and county and shall be the sole 
Planning Board to serve either or both governmental entities.  Duties of this board will be to 
ensure the promotion of public health, safety, convenience, order, and the general welfare, and for 
the sake of efficiency and economy in the process of community development, the board shall prepare 
a Growth Policy and serve in an advisory capacity to the local governing bodies establishing said 
Board.

Public Art Committee 

Three citizens to serve on the Public Art Committee; representing artists, art organizations, 
design- related businesses, education and business. Terms will begin upon appointment and expire on 
12/31/23

The Public Art Committee assists in promoting the concept of community awareness of and involvement 
in providing public art in Helena.

Tenmile-South Helena Forest Collaborative 

Two citizens to serve on the Tenmile-South Helena Forest Collaborative, one representing a 
Conservation Organization and one citizen representing the Fire Community.

The Helena City Commission adopted Resolution 20398, renewing the work of the Tenmile-South Helena 
Forest Collaborative for the City of Helena.

This board will provide recommendations to city, state and Federal Agencies on projects being 
proposed in the Tenmile municipal watershed and South Helena area. This may include watershed 
restoration, vegetation management, wildfire mitigation, mine reclamation, recreation and other 
projects.


Those individuals who have previously applied for any of the listed board vacancies are encouraged 
to reapply.


Applications are available here.


Request the application by email to dmclayborn@helenamt.gov or by calling 447-8410 and can be 
submitted electronically or mailed to the City Clerk’s Office, 316 N. Park Avenue, Room 323, 
Helena, MT 59623.  The deadline for all board applications is 4:00 p.m. on Thursday,  January 3, 
2020.
 

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