Vacancies

The following list of vacancies is updated, if necessary, after each City Council meeting. Roanoke City Council appoints members to approximately 64 authorities, boards, commissions and committees.

Current Vacancies


As of September 19, the following vacancies exist:

  •  Building and Fire Code Board of Appeals - one vacancy
    • Unexpired term of office ending June 30, 2017
  • Human Services Advisory Board - one vacancy
    • Four-year term of office ending November 30, 2020
  • Personnel and Employment Practices Commission - two vacancies
    • Three-year term of office ending June 30, 2019
    • Unexpired term of office ending June 30, 2018
  • Roanoke Civic Center Commission - one vacancy
    • Three-year term of office ending September 30, 2019
  • Towing Advisory Board - one vacancy
    • Three-year term of office ending October 31, 2019 
  • Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge, Board of Directors - one vacancy
    • Unexpired term of office ending June 30, 2017

More Information


Residents of the City of Roanoke are encouraged to apply for appointment. For more information, please call 540-853-2541 or email the City Clerk. You can apply online or download the application (PDF).