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Apply now to volunteer to serve on a council, board or commission.



Do you have a passion to improve the community you live in and help make Harrisonburg one of the best places to live in Virginia?  If so, we encourage you to get involved! Volunteer to serve on a council, board or commission.  Start by filling out the application below. Only citizens of the City of Harrisonburg may apply.

Apply Online.

Are you currently serving and interested in serving another term? Use the Re-appointment Application Form.


 Current/Upcoming Vacancies:

Alcohol Safety Action Commission - One current

Building Code Board of Appeals - Four current

Community Policy and Management Team - Two current

Deer Population Task Force - One current

Stormwater Advisory Committee - One current

Tree Advisory Board - One current 

Parks and Recreation Commission - Two upcoming vacancies for 2018


Volunteer for the City Hall Volunteer Program.


Return the volunteer application to the address below.

City Hall
409 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801