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Boards and Commissions

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

Applications for Boards and Commissions

Application for Board or Commission Appointment

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.

Click here to view the Appointments to Boards and Commissions Policy

Click here to Apply

Once application is completed please 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 (2 seats)

Downtown Development Authority (DDA) (3 seats)

Historic District Commission (HDC) (1 seat)

Isabella County Material Recovery Facility Governing Board

Local Officers Compensation Commission (3 seats)

Parks and Recreation Commission (1 seat)

Principal Shopping District Board (2 seats)

Tax Increment Finance Authority (TIFA) (2 seats, *one representative of Industrial Park North)

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.

    As of January 4, 2022, all boards and commissions meetings will be held in person except for the City Commission, the Planning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals which will be held both in person and electronically (Hybrid).

    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
    As needed

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

    Parks and Recreation Commission
    4th Tuesday (unless otherwise noted) at 6:00 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)
    Quarterly, (February, May, August, and November), 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.