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:

  • Animal Services Advisory Board
  • Arts & Historic Preservation Advisory Board
  • Building Board of Adjustments and Appeals
  • Cultural Arts Commission
  • Ethics Commission
  • Families, Children and Youth Board
  • Finance, Fiscal Affairs and Investment Committee
  • Galveston Island Redevelopment Authority/Galveston Housing Finance Corporation/Galveston Property Finance Authority
  • Galveston Wharves Board
  • Landmark Commission
  • Parks and Recreation Advisory Board
  • Planning Commission
  • Tree Committee
  • Zoning Board of Adjustments

Interested in applying?

Click here to access the online application.

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

  2. Nellie De La Fuente

    Assistant City Secretary

  3. Luis Barrera

    Records Management Specialist

  4. Rose D'Ambra

    Senior Administrative Assistant

  5. City Secretary

    Physical Address

    Galveston, TX 77553