Interested individuals in any of the boards listed may be self-nominated or be nominated by another person. Interested Individuals must live within the city limits of Conway or the Conway territorial jurisdiction and be willing to attend all meetings. Nominations for all boards must be in writing on the nomination form.
Anyone interested in being a part of any of the boards/commissions stated above may submit the nomination form during regular business hours (Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:00 p.m.) at City Municipal Building located at 1111 Main Street. We encourage individuals to email their applications to Felicia.Rogers@conwayarkansas.gov or Denise.Hurd@conwayarkansas.gov . You may also drop off your nomination in the drop box in front of City Hall.
The deadline is Monday, January 16th, 2023
1 available position / 5 year term
The Conway Planning Commission is accepting nominations for two positions on the Conway Planning Commission. The new commissioners will serve until December 31, 2025. They will become part of the ten person Planning Commission which hears requests and makes recommendations to the City Council concerning zoning, conditional uses, annexations, and the moving of buildings. The Commission also reviews changes to the zoning, subdivision, and other planning related ordinances, develops master plans for the orderly growth and development of the City of Conway, and reviews and approves subdivisions and replats of land. The Commission typically meets at 6:30pm on the third Monday of each month unless scheduled otherwise. Commissioners may also attend occasional committee meetings. Past members of the Planning Commission that have been off the Commission for at least five years may be nominated. The nominating committee of the Planning Commission will schedule interviews with each nominee. The nominating committee will then make recommendations to the full Planning Commission, which will then make recommendations to the City Council.
2 available positions / various terms
The Historic District Commission is accepting nominations for two positions on the board. Members shall demonstrate a positive interest in historic preservation, architecture, history, urban or regional planning, building rehabilitation, real estate, or preservation or conservation in general. Members typically meet the fourth Monday of each month.
Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Board
3 available positions / various terms
The Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Board is accepting nominations for three open positions on the board. The available positions are for one Bicycle Advocacy Organization member and two general bicycle representatives. The mission of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) is to work with the City of Conway to recommend ways the city can remain:
The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board meets on the third Thursday of every month at 6:30pm.
1 available position / 2 year term
The Public Art Advisory Committee has four open positions on the board. This board was recently renamed the Public Art Advisory Board and just completed a Public Art Master Plan. The Public Art Advisory Board was created to ensure the continually developing and updating of the implementation of public art. Each member shall demonstrate a positive interest in the field of art and will be willing to participate in board meetings, local community events, etc. The Public Art Advisory Board typically meets on the second Wednesday of each month @ 5:00pm.