Board Vacancies

Temple Terrace Citizen Board Vacancies

Citizen boards serve as a vital link between the community of Temple Terrace and its elected officials. Members of all boards of the City of Temple Terrace must be residents of the city and remain residents of the city during their term of office. In addition to the city boards, citizens are appointed by the City Council to serve as the city’s representative on numerous intergovernmental boards and committees.

Please check individual Boards and Committees’ Postings for application deadlines. For complete information, requirements and an application, contact the City Clerk at 813.506.6440 or email the City Clerk to request a copy of the Citizen Boards & Committees Handbook.  The  Citizen Board Application can be completed and submitted online or printed and returned to the City Clerk, 11250 N. 56th Street, Temple Terrace, Florida, 33617 or sent by email to LegislativeOffice@templeterrace.com. Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

Current Board Vacancies

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for appointment to the following Boards and Committees:

• Hillsborough County Building Board of Adjustment, Appeals and Examiners

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for two appointments as the City’s representatives on the Hillsborough County Building Board of Adjustment, Appeals and Examiners.  Specific Board membership shall include the following representatives:  4 contractors including at least one roofing and one swimming pool architect, 1 Florida registered architect, 1 Florida registered professional engineer qualified to work in the area of structural engineering, and 1 representative from the building trades.  The duties of the Board are: (1) to approve or deny applicants to take exams; (2) to hear disciplinary actions against building contractor; (3) to hear appeals or complaints against contractors or homeowners; and (4) set the rules governing reciprocity with other jurisdictions. The Building Board of Adjustment, Appeals and Examiners meets the third Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. in the Building Service Division Conference Room, 5701 E. Hillsborough Avenue, Suite 1140.  Members on the Board serve without remuneration, and financial disclosure is required.  The term of appointment is four (4) years.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on June 30, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided. Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• Metropolitan Planning Organization Citizens Advisory Committee

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from persons interested in being considered for appointment to the Metropolitan Planning Organization Citizens Advisory Committee, which is responsible for providing information and overall community values and needs into the transportation planning program of the MPO.  The appointment is for a two-year term, with an opportunity for reappointment thereafter. Members MUST be residents of Temple Terrace and serve without remuneration; financial disclosure is required. The Board meets the second or third Wednesday of each month, at 9 a.m. in the Hillsborough County City-County Planning Commission conference room in the County Center, 2nd Floor, BOCC Chambers, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa.

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 14, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided. Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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• School Support Committee - One Regular Member

The Mayor and City Council of the City of Temple Terrace are accepting applications from citizens interested in being considered for one regular member appointment to the Temple Terrace School Support Committee. The School Support Committee was established to utilize the knowledge, interest and insight of citizens to work with the Mayor and City Council, the Hillsborough County District schools, parents and school-based interest groups, to enhance the educational environment for Temple Terrace children and the schools they attend. The School Support Committee meetings are held in the Conference Room behind the Council Chambers in City Hall at 4:00 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month.  Members MUST be residents of the City of Temple Terrace and serve without remuneration.  Financial disclosure is not required.         

The closing date for receiving applications is on the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on July 14, 2020 the Tuesday prior to the City Council meeting in which the appointment is to be decided. Equal consideration will be given to persons submitting applications and persons recommended by members of the City Council.

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