Volunteer

SERVING ON A BOARD OR COMMISSION


There are numerous volunteer boards and commissions that community members can be involved with and make a difference in the community. View the board descriptions by clicking on the links to the left, to see which one suits you best. Some boards require a good deal of time commitment and others meet infrequently. Complete the Boards and Commissions Application to apply.
If applying for the Airport Commission, please use this joint application.

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact the Commissioners' Staff Assistant at (970) 879-0108.

CURRENT BOARD VACANCIES:


Airport Commission: County Commissioners and Steamboat Springs City Council are seeking applications from qualified individuals to fill one vacancy (Seat 9) on the Yampa Valley Airport Commission.  The appointee must be a resident of Routt County and should have knowledge of and interest in the maintenance and improvement of air transportation for the Yampa Valley, have an understanding of the economic issues related to the Yampa Valley Regional Airport and the Steamboat Springs Airport, and have the ability to be a proactive representative of the two airports to the community served.  Please submit a letter of interest and an application to: County Commissioners’ Office, P.O. Box 773598, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477 or via email: htaylor@co.routt.co.us
by July 15, 2019.

Planning Commission Vacancy: soliciting applications for a position on the Routt County Planning Commission. The position is for The Town of Hayden. Applicants must live in the district they will represent. This is an opportunity to participate in land use, policy planning, and decision-making on development proposals in Routt County. Planning Commission meets the first and third Thursday evenings of every month. This is a voluntary position, but traveling expenses are reimbursed.
Please submit a letter of interest to the Routt County Planning Dept., Attention: Veronica Blake, Box 773749, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477, or email to rblake@co.routt.co.us by June 28, 2019. If you have any questions regarding District boundaries, please contact Chad Phillips at the Planning Department at 879-2704.

The Purchase of Development Rights (PDR) Advisory Board is seeking applications for a new member to this important board. This is a volunteer position. Candidate(s) should reside in Commissioner District III (Steamboat Springs/Beth Melton). Please fill out the online application form or send us a letter of interest to htaylor@co.routt.co.us . Call (970) 870-5315 for additional details.

The Museum & Heritage Advisory Board is seeking applications for a new member to the Museum & Heritage Adv. Board. This is a volunteer position. The interested party should reside in Commissioner District #3 (Steamboat Springs).

Please send letters of interest and other pertinent information to Routt County Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 773598, Steamboat Springs, 80477 or by email to htaylor@co.routt.co.us. 
For additional details contact Helena Taylor at (970) 879-0108 or htaylor@co.routt.co.us.



The Historic Preservation Board is seeking applications for two positions in the Historic Preservation Board. This is a volunteer position. 
Please send letters of interest and other pertinent information to Routt County Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 773598, Steamboat Springs, 80477 or by email to htaylor@co.routt.co.us.
For additional details contact Helena Taylor at (970) 879-0108.