Boards and Commissions

The citizens of Toledo are involved in their city government and are an important part of the community's achievements. Individuals interested in serving on an advisory board or commission are invited to fill out an application and return it to the Mayor's Office. For more information on boards and commissions please contact the Mayor's Office at 419-245-1001.  


Please click the link below to complete an application.

Application for Boards and Commissions


Current Openings

(Please see Directory Listing for information on specific seats)


Board Name  Description  More Information 
Administrative Board of Zoning Appeals 

To hear and decide appeals of the decisions of the Commissioner of Building Inspection and Code Enforcement. 

 
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Arts Commission of Greater Toledo

To further the cultural needs of the region in the arts. 

 
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Board of Building Appeals

To hear and decide appeals from within the jurisdiction of orders, decisions, or determinations made by the Chief Building Official.

 
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Board of Community Relations

To promote amicable relations through positive measures to ensure and enhance favorable interracial and intercultural relationships in the City.

 
Link to Directory Listing 
City Historic District Commission

To develop appropriate standards and guidelines reflecting the district's historic and architectural significance.

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Civil Service Commission

To adopt, amend, and enforce a code of rules which shall have the force and effect of ordinances providing as to all positions in the classified for appointment and employment based on merit, efficiency, moral character and industry.

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Civilian Police Review Board

To give citizens a fair and impartial appeal process for complaints of police misconduct.

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Comfort Heating, Cooling, and Refrigeration Board of Control

To formulate rules and regulations governing the practice and business of comfort heating, cooling and refrigeration as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of the TMC.

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Electrical Board of Control

The Boards of Control shall formulate rules and regulations governing the practice and business of electrical as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this chapter.

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Greenwood Park Advisory Board To guide the redevelopment of Greenwood Park and to serve in an advisory capacity to the Commissioner of Parks, Recreation and Forestry.  Link to Directory Listing 
Hispanic Affairs Commission

Advise the Mayor and members of Toledo City Council regarding all aspects of Hispanics in Toledo.

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Home Remodeling Board of Control 

To formulate rules and regulations governing the practice and business of home improvement and remodeling as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of the TMC.

 
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Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority Board of Commissioners 

Make recommendations concerning business operations, management and general policies of the LMHA.

 
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Municipal Cemetery Commission 

To guide the development of the five (5) municipal cemeteries.

 
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Neighborhood Block Watch Board 

To reduce crime in the neighborhood, Open lines of communication between residents and government, encourage residents' participation in solving residents' problems.

 
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Old West End Historic District Commission 

To develop appropriate standards and guidelines reflecting the district's historic and architectural significance.

 
Link to Directory Listing
Ottawa/Jermain Park Advisory Board 

To guide the redevelopment of Ottawa Park and Jermain Park and to serve in an advisory capacity.

 
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Plumbing Board of Control 

To formulate rules and regulations governing the practice and business of plumbing as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of the TMC.

 
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Toledo Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

To serve in an advisory capacity to Council and management on all matters related to parks, recreation programs and recreation facilities within the City.

 
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Toledo Youth Commission 

To promote and facilitate, in the City, an environment that nurtures and enhances the development of youth. 

 
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Toledo-Lucas County Commission on Disabilities

To Advise the Mayor and members of the Toledo City Council on how to assist people with disabilities to receive services, other assistance, and opportunities. 

 
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Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority  

To ensure that the Toledo area's water, air, rail, and surface transportation assets are developed and operated in a cohesive and coordinated.

 
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Utility Appeals Board 

To offer the utility account holder a forum of an external review in the customer dispute resolution process.

 
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Walbridge Park Advisory Board 

To guide the redevelopment of Walbridge Park and to serve in an advisory capacity to the Commissioner of Parks, Recreation and Forestry. 

  
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Wilson Park Advisory Board  To guide the redevelopment of Wilson Park and to serve in an advisory capacity to the Commissioner of Parks, Recreation and Forestry.  Link to Directory Listing