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Applications for Boards and Commissions

Community members interested in serving on any of the City's boards and commissions may submit an application for consideration. See the list of boards and commissions here.

Any qualified elector may submit his/her name or the name of another for consideration The application and policy for appointment are available below or at the City Manager's Office, located at 320 West Broadway. A resume is encouraged with your application submittal and may be emailed to

Application for Board or Commission Appointment

Appointments to Boards and Commissions Policy

Please complete the application and do one of the following:

  1. Click the Submit button at the bottom of the document to send your application directly to the City Manager's office. (You will receive a confirmation email following your submission)
  2. Print and bring it to the City Manager's office in City Hall
  3. Print and mail it to: City Manager, 320 W. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Current Board and Commission Vacancies

Applications for all boards and commissions are being accepted.

Boards and commissions with immediate vacancies include:

  • Building Authority
  • Building, Fire and Sanitary Sewer Board of Appeals
  • City/CMU Student Liaison Committee (Mt. Pleasant Business Representative)
  • Historic District Commission
  • Isabella County Material Recovery Facility Governing Board
  • Local Officers Compensation Commission
  • Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Principal Shopping District Board

Meeting Information

The Boards and the City Commission meet regularly on a monthly basis, unless otherwise noted. Please use the listing below to learn about upcoming meetings.

All meetings are held in the City Hall Commission Chambers (unless otherwise noted).

Airport Advisory Board
2nd Thursday at 5:30 p.m. (Airport)

Board of Review
December, March, July

Building Authority
As needed

Building, Fire, & Sanitary Sewer Board of Appeals
As needed

City Commission
2nd & 4th Mondays at 7 p.m.

(City Commission - Work Sessions
As Needed

Dog Park Advisory Board
As needed

Downtown Development Authority (DDA)
2nd Thursday at 10 a.m. (Conference Room A)

Economic Development Corp (EDC) /Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (BRA)
As needed

Fire and Police Retirement Board
3rd Thursday at 8:15 a.m. (Public Safety)

Historic District Commission
Quarterly in February, May, August and November on the second Tuesday at 5:00 p.m.

Local Development Finance Authority (LDFA)
Quarterly (Middle Michigan Development Corporation Offices, 200 E Broadway St.)

Local Officers Compensation Commission
As needed (Generally only every 5 years)

Parks and Recreation Commission
4th Tuesday (unless otherwise noted) at 6:30 p.m.

Planning Commission
1st Thursday at 7 p.m.

Principal Shopping District Board (PSD)
As needed

Police Retiree Health Care Board
Quarterly, after the Fire and Police Retirement Board (Public Safety)

Tax Increment Finance Authority (TIFA)
4th Monday every other month at 8:30 a.m. (Conference Room A)

Zoning Board of Appeals
4th Wednesday at 7 p.m.

All board and commission meetings are open to the public. We encourage your attendance and participation. Persons with disabilities needing assistance to participate may call the Human Resources office at 989-779-5314. Persons requiring speech or hearing assistance may contact the City through the Michigan Relay Center at 800-649-3777. A 48-hour advance notice is necessary to ensure accommodations are met.