Upcoming Vacancies

Appointments to the City’s boards and commissions occur in April and October of each year (for terms beginning in May and November) and as necessary when vacancies occur. In filling an expiring seat, Council may either consider reappointment of an individual to an additional term or appointment of an applicant to the seat. For most City boards and commissions, applicants must reside within the city limits of Greenville. Verify that you are a city resident

The following information provides a list of the Boards and Commissions, the number of seats having expiring terms in the current year, and the length of terms for those seats. Individuals interested in serving on a City board or commission may complete an application online. Applications are accepted throughout the year and are reviewed by City Council prior to the expiration of a term and as unexpected vacancies occur during the year.

Terms beginning May 1:  Applications must be submitted by February 1.

Terms beginning November 1:  Applications must be submitted by August 1.

Board and Commission terms - 2022

Board Name Number of Expiring Seats Term Runs
Arts In Public Places 2   (three-year term) May 1 - April 30
Design Review Board - Neighborhood 3   (two-year term) May 1 - April 30
Design Review Board - Urban 2   (two-year term) May 1 - April 30
Greenville Airport Commission 1   (three-year term) May 1 - April 30
Planning Commission 0   (four-year term) May 1 - April 30
Springwood Cemetery Advisory Committee 4   (two-year term) May 1 - April 30
VisitGreenvilleSC 0   (three-year term) May 1 - April 30
     
     
Accommodations Tax Advisory Committee 3   (two-year term) November 1 - October 31
Board of Zoning Appeals 2   (three-year term) November 1 - October 31
Community Development Advisory Committee 1   (two-year term) November 1 - October 31
Construction and Maintenance Board of Adjustments/Appeals 9   (four-year term) November 1 - October 31
Firefighters' Pension Fund Board of Trustees 0   (four-year term) November 1 - October 31
Green Ribbon Advisory Committee 4   (two-year term) November 1 - October 31
Greenville Housing Authority 2   (five-year term) November 1 - October 31
Greenville Transit Authority 0   (three-year term) November 1 - October 31
Municipal Election Commission 0   (six-year term) November 1 - October 31
Public Facilities Corporation 3   (three-year term) November 1 - October 31
Public Safety Citizen Review Board 2   (four-year term) November 1 - October 31
Richland Cemetery Advisory Committee 3   (two-year term) November 1 - October 31
SCTAC 1   (three-year term) November 1 - October 31
     
     
Youth Commission up to 24 members August 1 - July 31 (Annual)