Boards & Commissions

The City of Galveston is fortunate to have a large number of citizens who are willing to volunteer their time, energy, and expertise to serve the community as members of our various boards and committees. 

The City is currently accepting applications for appointments to the following boards:

  • Airport Advisory Committee
  • Commission on the Arts
  • Ethics Commission
  • Finance Committee
  • Galveston Housing Finance Corp/Galveston Property Finance Authority
  • Galveston Port Facilities Corporation
  • Galveston Wharves Board
  • Intermodal Transportation Committee
  • Landmark Commission
  • Park Board
  • Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
  • Planning Commission
  • Tree Committee
  • Zoning Board of Adjustments

Interested in applying?

Visit our "Online Forms" module to download the application here.
Submit completed applications:

  • By email to
  • By mail to PO Box 779, Galveston TX 77550
  • In person to 823 Rosenberg, Room 201, Galveston TX 77550
  • By fax to (409) 242-2137
For more information about applying for a board or committee, contact the City Secretary's office at (409) 797-3510.

Contact Us

  1. Janelle Williams
    City Secretary

    Nellie De La Fuente
    Assistant City Secretary
    Records Management Coordinator

    Luis Barrera
    Records Management Specialist

    Rose D'ambra
    Administrative Assistant



    Physical Address
    823 Rosenberg
    Suite 201
    Galveston, TX 77550

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 779
    Galveston, TX 77553

    Monday - Friday
    8 AM - 5 PM

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