The City of Frederick is currently seeking interested persons to fill vacancies on the following City Boards, the positions are volunteer.
The Frederick Airport Commission is currently seeking interested persons to fill a vacancy for Citizen Representative. This individual should be a person who has an interest in the airport, and wants to help improve the role of the Airport within the community and the surrounding region. This vacancy must be filled by an individual who does not hold a pilot’s license and does not have any pecuniary interest in the Airport or with any organization doing business with the airport. This representative will be appointed by the Mayor to a four year term with the advice and consent of the Board of Aldermen. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and a recent resume to Andrew Moore, Assistant Airport Manager, 111Airport Drive East - Frederick - MD 21701or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Board of Supervisors of Elections
The Board of Supervisors of Elections is currently seeking interested persons to fill a vacancy for a term to run from the time of appointment through May 31, 2022. Members of the Board of Supervisors of Elections must be residents of the City and registered voters of the City. The Board of Supervisors of Elections is tasked with preparation for and oversight of the City election process. Meetings are held on an as-needed basis, occurring more frequently during City election years. The Board of Supervisors will receive compensation as determined by the Board of Aldermen. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and resume to Phyllis Hane at email@example.com.
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Review Panel
The City of Frederick is currently seeking interested persons to serve on the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Review Panel ("Panel"). The purpose of the Panel is to assist in review of the program and the development of an annual report concerning the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program. Panel shall be composed of at least five members appointed by the Mayor. The Panel should include at least one owner of a DBE business located within the City and at least one member will be a citizen minority representative. All members will be appointed for a term of two years. The Panel shall meet as often as deemed necessary, but no less than annually, to discharge its duties. Currently the Panel meets the third Tuesday of every month at 9:30am in the HR Conference Room in City Hall. Interested individuals should send a cover letter and a current resume or email to Pam Stocksdale, Mayor’s Office Manager, 101 N. Court St, Frederick, MD 21701.
Excessive Use of Police Services Board
The City of Frederick is currently seeking interested persons to fill two (2) vacancies on the following Excessive Use of Police Services Board. The Excessive Use of Police Services Board shall hear appeals of actions of The CIty of Frederick in accordance with Ordinance G-07-25. One vacancy is designated for a professional member of the property management profession and will serve a term of two years. The second vacancy is designated for a resident of The City of Frederick and shall serve for a term of three years. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and a recent resume via email to Meredith Wivell, firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 PM on May 1, 2020.
The Planning Commission is currently seeking interested persons to fill the vacancy for the alternate position. The term is five years and all members of the Commission must be City residents. The Planning Commission is responsible for making recommendations on the City’s comprehensive plan, zoning map amendments and amendments to the Land Management Code and for approving applications for development approvals such as site plans, subdivision plats, and master plans. The Planning Commission meets three times a month: A Public Hearing on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 pm, a Pre-Planning Commission meeting the preceding Friday at 3:00 pm, and a Workshop at 2:00 pm on the third Monday of the month. Additional meetings are scheduled as needed. Interested individuals should send a cover letter and a current resume via email to Carreanne Eyler at email@example.com by 1 p.m. on May 28, 2020.
This vacancy must be filled by an individual who is a Master Plumber who has been registered by the City and who has been engaged in the business of plumbing within The City of Frederick for at least 5 years. The Plumbing Board meets as needed to hear disputes relating to the City’s Building Code and certain other provisions of the City Code. The member will be appointed to a three-year term, and at the conclusion thereof will be eligible for reappointment. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and a recent resume via email to Todd Himes, firstname.lastname@example.org or email Pam Stocksdale.
Youth Advisory Council
The Youth Advisory Council is seeking applicants to fill several vacancies. The Youth Advisory Council will advise City officials and staff on policies, programs, and issues relating to youth in the community, and will strive to ensure that youth are an integral part of the City’s decision-making processes. As a non-voting member of the Youth Advisory Council, each nonvoting member must be an individual at least 18 years old, employed by, or otherwise affiliated with, an organization that provides services to children or youth in the City. Those interested should see a cover letter and current resume via email to Sean Poulin, email@example.com.
For additional information regarding these commissions and boards, please contact Pam Stocksdale at 301-600-1184.
Neighborhood Advisory Council
The City of Frederick is seeking individuals interested in serving on their Neighborhood Advisory Councils as a volunteer coordinator. The term of each volunteer coordinator is 2 years. Volunteer coordinators must be a resident of the relevant NAC area. (View designated Neighborhood Advisory Council map (PDF)).
Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and a recent resume to Gayon Sampson, NAC Outreach Coordinator, 101 N. Court Street, Frederick, MD 21701 or email email Gayon Sampson.
The Neighborhood Advisory Council (NAC) initiative was established to strengthen the City’s neighborhoods and improve municipal services, based on the premise that the residential and business communities in a neighborhood are best suited to identify and solve issues in those communities.
NACs bring neighborhood issues and concerns to the attention of appropriate City staff, and elected officials and provide advice and feedback on City initiatives, proposals, and policies, as well as land development and other private proposals affecting neighborhoods.
For more information on Neighborhood Advisory Councils, please contact Gayon Sampson, Office of the Mayor at 301-600-2513 or email Gayon Sampson.