This is the portal page to the commissions, boards, and committees organized by the City of Hurricane. Our commissions, boards, and committees are formed to provide working groups that help with city business, departmental operations, and preservation of our unique environment. Generally, these groups consist of both city personnel and appointed citizens. Anyone interested in serving on these organizations is encouraged to contact the Volunteer Development Director or Mayor directly.
To find more information about a specific commission, board, or committee click the relevant link in the menu to the left.
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Commission - An official body that is both a decision making authority and advisory entity to the City Council.
Board - An official oversite and advisory body typically established by ordinance to work on issues related to a single department.
Committee - An organizing body created to accomplish a specific goal typically set by the elected officials of the city.
The Airport Board is an advisory board to the City Council responsible for ensuring the Hurricane City Airport is operated in a safe, efficient manner to protect the users and residents of Hurricane city.
The Beautification Committee helps the city develop plans and programs that add to the splendor and majesty of our beautiful area. Meetings are hosted by the Parks Department.
The Budget Committee assists the City Manager with implementing the current city budget and planning for future budgetary needs of city operations.
The Historical Preservation Committee investigates those areas within the city that are of significant cultural or historical value worth preserving. Meetings are hosted by the Parks Department.
The Joint Utility Committee (JUC) has been established to provide a streamlined review for the development process. All projects planned within the City of Hurricane are required to bring their designs before the JUC to receive a proper review and comment. Meetings are hosted by the City of Hurricane Public Works and Engineering Departments
The Planning Commission hears and decides on applications for conditional land use permits and makes recommendations to the City Council regarding land use matters. Meetings are hosted by the Planning and Zoning Department.
The Power Board is an advisory board to the City Council on all issues with respect to development, production, purchase and distribution of all electric power services by the city operated Power Department. Meetings are hosted by the Power Department.
The Redevelopment Agency Taxing Entity Committee is an advisory board to the City Council. This committee brings a representative from each taxing entity in the county together with the purpose of overseeing economic development infrastructure in the Gateway Industrial Park.
The Trails Committee helps the city develop plans and programs that expand and improve a network of walking and hiking trails within the city. Meetings are hosted by the Parks Department.
The Tree Board is charged with the development and administration of a written plan for the care of trees and shrubs in parks, along streets within the city rights of way, and other public properties. Meetings are hosted by the Parks Department.
The Water Board serves as an advisory board to the City Council on all issues with respect to the supply and demand of culinary and irrigation water within the city limits. Meetings are hosted by the Water Department.