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
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
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
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
Those individuals who have previously applied for any of the listed board vacancies are encouraged
Request the application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org 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,