- Boards, Commissions, Ad Hocs
Boards and Commissions
Board of Mayor & Commissioners
The City of Avondale Estates is governed by a board consisting of a Mayor and four Commissioners.
Downtown Development Authority/Main Street Board
The Downtown Development Authority’s mission is to encourage redevelopment activities and provide assistance to private and public partners for the purpose of improving the downtown area.
The Ethics Board meets on an as needed basis to establish procedures, hear complaints, and perform other duties associated with ethical practices.
Historic Preservation Commission
The Commission is a volunteer board of residents of the City of Avondale Estates with professions or special interests in architecture, history, planning, landscape architecture or other historic preservation-related disciplines.
Lake Avondale Advisory Board
The Board reviews the conditions of the lake and its surrounding areas and makes recommendations to the Board of Mayor and Commissioners for lake improvement projects.
The duty of the Personnel Board is to hear associate appeals resulting from alleged adverse employer action.
Planning, Architecture, Zoning Board
The Planning, Architecture, Zoning Board reviews and makes recommendations to applicants who are requesting a change in their land use, and to the Board of Mayor and Commissioners, who make the final decision to approve or deny an applicant’s request during a public hearing on the proposal.
It is the responsibility of the Tree Board to study, investigate, counsel and advise the City Manager who will administer a written plan for the overall care of trees and shrubs in parks, along streets, and in other public areas.
Fostering a welcoming environment for all individuals -- regardless of race, ethnicity or place of origin -- enhances the City of Avondale Estates’ cultural fabric, economic growth, and overall prosperity for current and future generations.
Fill out this online form to apply to be a board or committee member.
Applications are being accepted for
- Historic Preservation Commission,
- Planning, Architecture, and Zoning Board