Boards & Commissions

Citizen participation in local government planning and policy decisions is encouraged. All citizens are invited to apply for appointment to City boards and commissions.

Seeking Citizen Volunteers to Serve on Boards & Commissions

Community members interested in serving their community through active civic engagement are encouraged to apply for current vacancies on several advisory boards and commissions.

Board & Commission Handbook

The City of East Lansing Board & Commission Handbook (PDF) was developed to outline the role and responsibilities of board and commission members, parliamentary procedure, media relations, role of a chairperson, relationship with City staff and other related information.