Commissions & Board Appointments

 
Bexley's Commissions and Boards are comprised of individuals who are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council.  Seats on the city's boards and commissions that are up for renewal or will be vacant, if any, are on this page.

Generally speaking, positions come up for renewal or become vacant as of July 1st of each year, with the City of Bexley providing public notice of these vacancies on or before May 1st of each year.

Monday
Jun122017

About Board and Commission Appointments

Bexley's Board and Commission members are generally apointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council.  The majority of board and commission terms are three years, with appointments made in the spring and summer for most boards.  However, board and commission vacancies occur from time to time throughout the year.  The following boards and commissions are populated by appointed members:

Major Boards/Commissions:

  • Architectural Review Board 
  • Board of Health
  • Board of Zoning and Planning
  • Civil Service Commission
  • Records Commission
  • Recreation and Parks Board

If you are interested in becoming a member of a board or commission, please email Mayor Kessler's assistant Debbie Maynard at dmaynard@bexley.org, and include a copy of a resume as well as a note letting us know what board or commission you are interested in serving on and why.  Thank you!

Friday
Dec222017

Architectural Review Board

Term:  through June 30, 2021 (2 seats and one alternate seat)

About This Seat: The Architectural Review Board reviews applications for developments within all zoning districts of the City for architectural appropriateness.

Qualified residents should have a pertinent background in architecture, design, real estate, or other applicable fields.

Please note that existing members may seek re-appointment.

Residents interested in being appointed can send a letter of interest and a resume to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Maynard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018. 

Friday
Sep292017

Bexley Environmental Sustainability Council (ESAC)

Term: 
through June 30, 2021 (2 seats)

About This Seat: The Environmental Sustainability Council (ESAC) is charged with meeting the mission and goals established in the adopted Bexley Zero Waste Plan, and recommending to the City the implementation of programs and strategies as prioritized.  The ESAC may also provide advice to the City on other green policies, environmental, sustainability and energy issues.

Qualified residents should have a passion for environmental advocacy, or other meaningful experience.

Please note that existing members may seek re-appointment.

Residents interested in being appointed can send a letter of interest and a resume to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Maynard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018.

Friday
Mar272015

Bexley Recreation Board

Term:  Through June 30, 2021 (1 seat)

About This Seat:  The Bexley Recreation Board consists of 6 members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by Council, and one member appointed from the Bexley Board of Education. The duties of the Board are to oversee the management and operations of the City's recreation programs and parks facilities, including seasonal programming, special events, Jeffrey Mansion preschool, Jeffrey summer camp, and the Bexley pool.  For more information on the Recreation Department, visit the Recreation and Parks page.

Existing members may express interest in continuing on the Board, but all applications will be considered. Letters of interest and resumes from interested residents can be sent to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Mayanard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018.

Friday
Mar272015

Bexley Tree Commission

Term:  Through June 30, 2021 (2 seats and 1 alternate seat)

About This Seat:  The Tree and Public Gardens Commission consists of nine members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by Council. The duties of the Commission are to study the problems and determine the needs of the City of Bexley relative to the municipal tree care and tree planting program, develop a written plan for such, make recommendations to Bexley City Council as to legislation concerning the tree program and activities for the City of Bexley, and provide landscape plan review support to the Bexley Environmental Review and Architectural Review Boards. For more information on the Tree and Public Gardens Commission, visit the Tree Commission page.  Qualified residents should have a demonstrated enthusiasm for Bexley's natural environment.

Please note that existing members may seek re-appointment.

Residents interested in being appointed can send a letter of interest and a resume to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Maynard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018. 

Friday
Mar272015

Board of Health

Term:  Through June 30, 2021 (1 seat)

About This Seat: The Bexley Board of Health assists the City with overseeing public health related issues, including our contract with the Franklin County Board of Health.  Qualified residents should have a pertinent background in public health, or other meaningful experience.  

Existing members may express interest in continuing on the Board, but all applications will be considered.  Letters of interest and resumes from interested residents can be sent to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Mayanard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Please note that existing members may seek re-appointment.

Residents interested in being appointed can send a letter of interest and a resume to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Maynard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018. 

Friday
Mar272015

Board of Tax Review

Term:  Through June 30, 2021 (3 seats)

About This Seat:  The Board of Tax Review oversees appeals of tax decisions.  

Existing members may express interest in continuing on the Board, but all applications will be considered.  Letters of interest and resumes from interested residents can be sent to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Mayanard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018. 

Friday
Dec222017

Board of Zoning Appeals and Planning

Term:  through June 30, 2021 (2 seats and 1 alternate seat)

About This Seat: The Board of Zoning Appeals and Planning reviews appeals to zoning regulations, and provides planning overview for zoning issues within all zoning districts of the City for architectural appropriateness.

Qualified residents should have a pertinent background in law, architecture, design, real estate, or other applicable fields.

Please note that existing members may seek re-appointment.

Residents interested in being appointed can send a letter of interest and a resume to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Maynard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018. 

Friday
Mar272015

Civil Service Commission

Term:  Through June 30, 2021 (1 seat)

About This Seat: The Bexley Civil Service Commission oversees personnel actions that require Civil Service Commission review.  Qualified residents should have a pertinent background in human resources, management, law, or other meaningful experience.

Existing members may express interest in continuing on the Commission, but all applications will be considered.  Letters of interest and resumes from interested residents can be sent to Mayor Kessler's assistant, Debbie Mayanard, via email at dmaynard@bexley.org.

Deadline for Application:  Applicants are asked to express interest and provide their resume by April 16, 2018.