Board and commission members are appointed by the Mayor and City Council. The application process opens in August of each year, and board member interviews are conducted in October. The annual board appointments are made in November, as well as when vacant positions need to be filled. Residents are appointed to a two-year term.
The City of Irving offers several ways to become actively involved in municipal government. Residents can apply to serve on a board, commission or committee. The City Secretary's Office coordinates the annual board and commission appointments. To view the purpose and guidelines of city board and the current board members go to: OnBoard
The City Council appoint members to the Flood Control District boards and other boards required by statute. However, agendas are not posted by the City Secretary's Office and meetings are not held at City Hall. These boards include: