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City seeks volunteers for advisory boards and committees

PITTSBURG, KS – The City of Pittsburg is accepting applications for openings on several advisory boards and committees. The city is encouraging community members to volunteer their time to help city leaders with a number of important focus areas.

The following boards have openings needing to be filled:

  • Active Transportation Advisory Board (Four-year term)
  • Airport Advisory Board (Three-year term)
  • Board of Zoning Appeals / Planning Commission (Three-year term)
  • Building Code Board of Appeals/Building Trades Review Board (Three-year term)
  • Downtown Advisory Board (two-year term)
  • Farmers’ Market Advisory Board (Three-year term)
  • Human Relations Commission (Three-year term)
  • Land Bank Board of Trustees (Three-year term)
  • Memorial Auditorium Advisory Board (Four-year term)
  • Parks & Recreation Advisory Board (Three-year term)
  • Sustainability Advisory Committee (Two-year term)

To learn more about each volunteer opportunity, visit the city’s website at From the city’s home page, select “City Government” and then “Boards, Committees, & Commissions.”

Those interested in volunteering may apply in person at City Hall, 201 W. 4th St, Pittsburg, or contact City Clerk Tammy Nagel at (620) 230-5532. Applications are also available online at Applications must be completed and returned to the City Clerk’s office on or before Wednesday, November 30, 2022.