Seeking Applications for Citizens Boards and Councils
Hillsborough County, Fla. (July 9, 2018) - Hillsborough County is seeking residents to serve on several County citizen advisory boards and councils. Residents interested in seeking appointment must reside in and be registered voters in Hillsborough County. These are voluntary positions and members serve without compensation. Applicants may apply to more than one board but may only serve on one board at a time unless specifically approved by the BOCC. All applicants must submit a completed Questionnaire for County Appointments and a Standards of Conduct form. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Additional requirements are in the information that follows.
The deadline to apply is July 26, 2018. Appointments will be scheduled for a meeting of the Board of County Commissioners in August or September 2018.
The forms are available in the Commissioners' reception area on the second floor of County Center, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa; by calling the Boards and Councils Coordinator at 813-272-5826; or on the County's website at: HCFLGov.net. Click on the "Government" link on the top of the page, then the "Boards and Committees" link. The forms can be filled out and printed, then scanned and emailed, faxed, hand-delivered, or mailed. All forms must be signed and dated and all questions must be answered in entirety to be eligible.Both forms must be submitted in order for the application package to be complete. Additional directions for submission are listed on the questionnaire.
If you apply to a board that requires a background check, you must also submit a Background Investigation Disclosure and Authorization form, also listed on the webpage above. *You will be contacted by our Human Resources Department with further instructions regarding the online portion of the background check. A response within 24 hours is required.