Board and Commission Openings

79bb1212-db60-4ba5-817b-9fe0b118dc26We have openings on these Boards or Commissions!


General Information for Boards & Commissions

Application for Boards & Commissions

  • Airport Board (3 yr term)(Majority of members must be qualified voters of the City of Joplin)
    1 vacancy
  • Board of Health  (3 yr term)
    2 Physician appointments needed. (Must be licensed to practice in the State of Missouri)
  • Building Board of Appeals (3 yr term)
    2 vacancies
  • City Tree Board (Preferred Joplin resident but if no other qualified applicant then a non-resident may apply.)
    1 vacancy
  • Conventions and Visitors' Bureau Advisory Board (Joplin resident but if no other qualified applicant then a non-resident may apply.)
    1 vacancy - Must be a member of the media.
  • Solid Waste Advisory Commission (Joplin resident but if no other qualified applicant then a non-resident may apply.) 
    1 vacancy - Must be a Commercial/Retail business owner. 
  • Housing Authority (Joplin tax payer, resident of city for 5 years prior to appointment)
    2 vacancies 
  • Industrial Development Authority (6 yr term)(Joplin tax payer, resident of city for 5 years prior to appointment)
    1 vacancy
  • Joplin Sports Authority Committee (3 yr term) (Qualified voter of the State of Missouri. Preferred Joplin resident but if no other qualified applicant then a non-resident may apply.)
    1 vacancy 
  • Parks and Recreation Board (3 yr term)(Majority of members shall be qualified voters of the City of Joplin)
    2 vacancies
  • Personnel Board (3 yr term) (Registered voter & resident of city for 4 years prior to appointment)
  • Traffic Commission (3 yr term)(Qualified voter of the State of Missouri. Preferred Joplin resident but if no other qualified applicant then a non-resident may apply.)