Advisory Board Vacancies
The Collier County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications for positions on several advisory committees. Scroll to the bottom of this page for instructions on how to apply.
The Affordable Housing Advisory Committee has one current vacancy in the following category: Labor Engaged in Home-Building. This committee was created to monitor the implementation of the Affordable Housing Task Force's recommendations, and the goals, objectives, and policies of the Housing Elements of the County's Growth Management Plan and the City's Comprehensive Plan. The committee also determines the effect of proposed ordinances of affordable housing, and makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners and the Naples City Council; and investigates any other relevant areas so directed by the Board of County Commissioners. Terms are three years.
The Bayshore Beautification MSTU Advisory Committee has one vacancy. Applicants must be permanent residents or owners of commercial property within the MSTU. This 7 member committee assists the BCC in carrying out the purposes of providing curbing, watering facilities, plantings and maintenance of the median strips of roadways within the MSTU; providing traffic calming improvements; and beautification and maintenance of other areas within the MSTU. Members will prepare and recommend an itemized budget to the Board of County Commissioners. Terms are four years.
The Black Affairs Advisory Board has four vacancies. This nine member committee identifies and evaluates problems unique to the Black Community, reviews and recommends ways to ensure open communication between minorities and Collier County Government and provides periodic reports to the Board of County Commissioners. Terms are four years.
The Board of Building Adjustments and Appeals has one vacancy for a licensed plumbing or mechanical contractor. This five member board hears appeals on rejections or refusals by the Building Code Compliance Director to approve mode of construction or materials to be used in construction or alteration of a structure. Members must be knowledgeable in the following Collier County Codes: Florida Building Codes, Electrical Code, Fire Prevention Code, Gas Code, Mechanical Code and Swimming Pool Code. Terms are four years. This is a Quasi-Judicial Board.
The Code Enforcement Board has one vacancy for an alternate seat. This seven member board with two alternates is composed of individuals representing the occupations of architect, business owner, engineer, general contractor, subcontractor and realtor, who are considered on the basis of their experience or interest in the areas of the codes and ordinances to be enforced. Members are required to file a Form 1 Statement of Financial Interest each year with the Supervisor of Elections. Terms are 3 years. This is a Quasi-Judicial Board.
The Collier County Planning Commission has one vacancy representing Commission District 4. Applicants must reside in and be nominated by the Commissioner of District 4. This committee assists in the formulation and review of the Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Land Development Code, and amendments to both, and then submits their recommendations to the Board for final decision. Members are required to file a Form 1 Statement of Financial Interest each year with the Supervisor of Elections. This is a Quasi-Judicial Board.
The Floodplain Management Planning Committee is seeking to fill a vacancy for a local community member who resides east of County Road 951 (Collier Blvd). It is the intention that this community member would represent the needs of rural estates properties owners. The committee’s scope of responsibility was established by Resolution No. 06-200, as amended, to develop a Floodplain Management Plan and at least annually evaluate and update the Floodplain Management Plan. The purpose of the Floodplain Management Plan is to promote awareness of the County’s floodplain and flooding issues, identify known flood hazards, discuss past flooding events, assess the current floodplain and flooding issues, and set goals along with a strategy to make the community more resistant to flooding. This committee consists of interested members of the public, incorporated municipalities within Collier County, and County staff. The committee meets quarterly and is under direction of the County Manager.
The Golden Gate Community Center Advisory Board has one vacancy. Members must reside within the boundaries of the Golden Gate Community Center Municipal Services Special Taxing District. This 5 member committee advises the Board of County Commissioners on the budget and operation of the Golden Gate Community Center. Terms are three years.
The Historic/Archaeological Preservation Board has one vacancy. Applicants shall have demonstrated interest in the field of historical and archaeological preservation. This seven member committee is vested with the power, authority, and jurisdiction to designate, regulate, and administer historical and archaeological resources in Collier County. Terms are three years.
The Immokalee Local Redevelopment Advisory Board has one vacancy for an at-large member who resides or engages in business within the Immokalee Redevelopment area, and two seats expiring on April 4, 2017, for representatives of Immokalee businesses. This 9 member committee assists in the implementation of the redevelopment plan for the Immokalee area. Terms are three years.
The Ochopee Fire Control District Advisory Committee has a vacancy for a representative from Everglades City (applicants must be recommended by the Mayor of Everglades City). This five member committee advises the Board of County Commissioners on the budget and operation of the Ochopee Fire Control District. Terms are two years.
The Public Transit Advisory Committee has one seat expiring on March 22, 2017. Applicants should be representatives of large employers, health care related services, social services, or transportation/planning professionals. This seven member committee makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners in matters related to transit policies, issues, programs and plans to provide mass transit services to the citizens of Collier County. Terms are three years.
The Radio Road Beautification Advisory Committee has two vacancies. This five member committee aids and assists the BCC in carrying out the purposes of providing curbing, watering facilities, plantings and maintenance of the median areas as set forth in Ordinance No. 96-84. The committee shall recommend work programs and priorities to the County Administrator. Members shall be permanent residents within the MSTU. Terms are four years.
To apply for an advisory committee vacancy, submit an application online at http://www.colliergov.net/your-government/advisory-boards/online-advisory-board-application, or:
Go to www.colliergov.net
Click on "I Want To”
Click on “Apply For”
Click on “Advisory Boards & Committees”
After you complete the application, click on “Submit Form.”
You will receive a confirmation that your application was sent.
Note: You must put your e-mail address in the application to receive a copy of your application.
Residents interested in applying for advisory committee positions may also obtain an application by calling 239-252-8400, or from http://www.colliergov.net/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=25235. Please forward to the attention of Wanda Rodriguez, County Attorney's Office, 3299 Tamiami Trail East, Suite 800, Naples, Florida 34112-5746.