Advisory Boards & Committees

Advisory Boards & Committees
There are numerous advisory boards and committees which assist the City Commission by providing recommendations on various policy issues. All appointments are made by the mayor with the advice and consent of the City Commission. Volunteer board and committee members provide a valuable service to the community by dedicating hundreds of hours each year. The city-sponsored advisory boards and committees include:

Outside Agencies


If you are interested in serving on a City of Manhattan Board or Committee, complete an interest form.

If you are interested in serving on the Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, please complete their interest form.

Positions Currently Open


  • Arts and Humanities Advisory Board
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee
  • Downtown Business Improvement District Advisory Board
  • Historic Resources Board
  • Human Rights and Services Board
  • Joint Corrections Advisory Board
  • Partner City Advisory Committee
  • Social Services Advisory Board
  • Special Alcohol Advisory Committee