Boards & Commissions

The City of Manvel has various boards and commissions that serve the City Council. Volunteers are appointed to the boards by City Council.  This provides an opportunity for residents to serve their community through their local government. Volunteers are appointed on an annual basis or as vacancies occur. 

Volunteers Wanted
The City of Manvel is always looking for volunteers to serve. Applications are being accepted for the following volunteer commissions, boards and committees:
  • Manvel Economic Development Corporation
  • Planning, Development and Zoning Commission
  • Zoning Board of Adjustment and Appeals
Appointments & Terms
Appointments are made annually and as vacancies occur. Most terms are for 2 years. 

Duties
Volunteers play a key role in keeping the City government close to the people it serves by:
  • Providing ideas, feedback and suggestions
  • Serving as a sounding board for proposed policy
The City of Manvel City Council depends on the input from residents serving on boards, commissions and committees which advise the City Council, City Manager and City Staff.

Volunteer Application
If you are interested in volunteering your services, please print a Volunteer Application (PDF), or pick one up from the City Secretary's Office during regular office hours.

More Information
Questions may be directed to the City Secretary's office at 281-489-0630, ext. 4.