Boards & Commissions

Volunteers Wanted

The Manvel City Council is in search of:  Creative minds, visionaries, historians, business owners, marketers, designers, and anyone that has a genuine interest and passion for Manvel and it's future!

If this describes YOU, we would like you to consider serving on one of the City's boards/commissions. 

The Manvel City Council will be interviewing applicants at the August 28, 2017 City Council meeting for the following boards;

*Parks Board - (Meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month)

The role of the board is to address park and recreation matters and to implement the Master Parks Plan, to properly plan for the wants and needs of the community - today, and in the future.

*Branding Task Force - (Meeting Dates TBA)

The Branding Task Force was formed to oversee the creation of a marketing image as it relates to Manvel's identity, with the goal of synthesizing the city's history with modern day appeal.  This committee aims to honor Manvel's past yet keep the future in mind.

*Events Task Force - (Meeting Dates TBA)

The mission of the Events Task Force is to oversee a diverse range of events that will engage the community.

Volunteer Application

If you are interested in volunteering your services, please submit a Volunteer Application to the City Secretary at


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.

More Information

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