Boards & Commissions Appointment

Appointments are made prior to the term expiration on any given board, commission or task force. The City Clerk's office will accept applications throughout the year for any board or commission.

Click here to view detailed information about each board, commission, and task force.

Applications & Submission Requirements

Interested citizens may apply for a board or commission utilizing either the online application page or by submitting a paper application. If you need assistance with the application process, please contact the deputy city clerk at (907) 834-3468 or

Option 1: Apply Online

To apply for a board online, click here: COV Boards & Commissions Page

Click the blue "Apply for a Board" button. Complete the online application and click the green "submit" button. If your application was successfully submitted, you will receive a "Thank You For Applying" message.

If you need additional time to complete your online application, click the grey "Save For Later" button.

Option 2: Apply by Paper Application

Paper applications may be obtained at City Hall or downloaded here: Universal Boards and Commissions Application.

Please submit a completed paper application to the city clerk's office by email, by fax at (907) 835-2992, in person at City Hall, or by mail to:
City of Valdez
Attn: Deputy City Clerk
212 Chenega Avenue
P.O. Box 307
Valdez, AK 99686

City clerk's office staff will manually input paper application data into the electronic boards/commissions system on behalf of the applicant. Original paper applications will be kept on file.

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Upcoming Vacancies 

January 2022 Vacancies

  • Providence Valdez Medical Center Community Advisory Council: 
    • One vacancy due to resignation. Appointee will serve a partial term, expiring October 2023.
    • One vacancy due to normal term expiration. Appointee will serve a full term, expiring October 2024.
    • Application deadline for all PVMC CAC vacancies is January 5, 2022 at 5pm. Applications will first be reviewed by Providence and the current PVMC Community Advisory Council. Providence will then nominate applicants to be presented to City Council for consideration during their regular meeting on January 18, 2022.
  • VMHA Board of Directors: 
    • Five vacancies due to normal term expiration and/or resignation. Appointees to each serve a three-year term, expiring January 2025.
    • Application deadline for all VMHA Board vacancies is January 12, 2022 at 5pm for appointment by Council at their January 18th regular meeting.