Boards & Commissions

The City of Cedar Hill appreciates the volunteer spirit of its citizens and serving on a board or commission is a great way to get more involved with your community.  

Application Process

The City Council appoints board members on annual basis.  Board members serve in an advisory capacity and/or in carrying out functions required by local and state law.  Most appointments are two year terms.  Click here to find out more about the duties and responsibilities of the various City boards.  

Due to the June 8, 2019 Run-Off Election, the application acceptance period has been extended to Friday, June 14, 2019 at 5pm.   LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.   

The City Council will conduct brief interviews of all new applicants at a special called meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 16 AND Wednesday, July 17, 2019, start time for both meetings will be 6pm.

To apply, please complete the online application.  Applications are also available in the Office of the City Secretary, 4th floor, Government Center, 285 Uptown Boulevard, Cedar Hill, TX 75104.

New Board Member Orientation

All newly appointed board members are required to attend a 2 part training and orientation session on the following dates and times:

  • Session 1- Thursday, August 8, 2019 
  • Session 2 -Thursday, August 15, 2019 (

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the City Secretary's office at 972-291-5100 Ext. 1011.