Application Process. Citizens interested in serving on a board, commission, committee or advisory group may obtain an application from the City Secretary's office at City Hall. The completed application can be submitted directly to the City Secretary’s office or returned to the board Chair.
Appointment Process. The City of Decatur City Council makes appointments to City of Decatur Boards, Commissions, and Committees during regular City Council meetings.
Notice of Appointment. After the City Council appoints a person to serve as a member of a Board, Commission, or Committee the City Secretary will notify the appointee of the appointment.
Open Meetings Act and Public Information Act Training. Upon appointment, each new board member is required to complete the Open Meetings Act Training and Public Information Act Training as required by the State of Texas Attorney General within ninety (90) days of his/her appointment and provide a certificate of completion to the City Secretary for the City’s records.