Boards & Commissions

The City of Galveston is fortunate to have a large number of citizens who are willing to volunteer their time, energy, and expertise to serve the community as members of our various boards and committees.

The City is currently accepting applications for appointments to the following boards:

  • Airport Advisory Committee
  • Animal Services Advisory Board
  • Arts & Historic Preservation Advisory Board
  • Building Board of Adjustments and Appeals
  • Commission for the Arts
  • Families, Children and Youth Board
  • Finance and Fiscal Affairs Committee
  • Galveston Wharves Board
  • Landmark Commission
  • Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
  • Planning Commission
  • Tree Committee
  • Zoning Board of Adjustments

Interested in applying?

Visit our "Online Forms" module to download the application here.

Submit completed applications:

  • By email to the City Secretary
  • By mail to PO Box 779, Galveston TX 77550
  • In person to 823 Rosenberg, Room 201, Galveston TX 77550
  • By fax to 409-242-2137

For more information about applying for a board or committee, contact the City Secretary's office at 409-797-3510.

  1. Janelle Williams

    City Secretary
    Phone: 409-797-3510

  2. Nellie De La Fuente

    Assistant City Secretary

  3. Luis Barrera

    Records Management Specialist

  4. Rose D'Ambra

    Administrative Assistant

  5. City Secretary


    Physical Address

    Galveston, TX 77553

    Phone: 409-797-3510