Citizen Boards

Serving on a Board

There are numerous citizen boards 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 Citizen Board Application  to apply.

If you are already on a board and want to be considered for renewal of your term, please complete this application

If you are interested in applying for the Healthy Rivers and Stream Board, please complete this application.

For specific questions feel free to contact the staff liaison listed in the board description (left) or call 970-920-5200.


  • Airport Advisory Board - Thank you for your interest in applying.  Applications closed on September 9th.  The Pitkin County Commissioners will begin reviewing applications soon and those chosen to be interviewed will be contacted.
  • Animal Shelter
  • Board of Adjustment
  • Board of Appeals
  • Pitkin County Library (Regular and Alternate)  Application deadline is Monday, September 27, 2021
  • Redstone Historic Preservation Commission (Alternate)
  • Retirement Board
  • Senior Services Council 
  • Telecommunications Advisory Board (Alternate)
  • Weed Advisory Board