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Inclusiveness on Boards and Commissions

It is the goal of the City of Little Rock, Arkansas, that the Mayor, with confirmation by the City Board of Directors, shall make diligent efforts to appoint citizens of Little Rock to City Boards and Commissions so these bodies meet the goal of inclusiveness by reflecting the diversity of our City, recognizing that this goal may be impacted by Board and Commission positions that are designated by professions, organizations or by Ward representation.

UPDATE Applications for all City's Boards and Commissions can now be submitted at any time, whether or not there are current vacancies.  All applications will be kept on file for two (2) years and in the event a vacancy occurs on the Board or Commission in which you applied, your application will be forwarded to the Little Rock City Board of Directors for consideration.  

If you are interested in volunteering to serve on any of the City's Boards and Commissions, applications can be submitted in a variety of ways:

  1. By filling out the online application.
  2. By mail to the Little Rock City Clerk's Office, 500 West Markham Street, Room 200, Little Rock, AR 72201.
  3. By e-mail to cityclerksoffice@littlerock.org
  4. By fax to (501) 371-4857.

If you would like to receive an electronic copy of the next Board and Commission Vacancy Announcement, please e-mail the City Clerk's Office at cityclerksoffice@littlerock.org to be included on our distribution list.


Complete an Application Form:

  • General Board and Commission Application - PDF Form | Online Form
  • Americans with Disabilities Act Citizen's Grievance Committee Application - PDF Form
  • Ambulance Authority Application - PDF Form |
  • Animal Services Advisory Board Application - PDF Form |
  • Arts and Culture Commission Application - PDF Form  | Online Form
  • Board of Adjustment Application - PDF Form |
  • City Beautiful Commission Application - PDF Form |
  • Civil Service Commission Application  - PDF Form | Online Form
  • Community Housing Advisory Board Application - PDF Form |
  • Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals Application - PDF Form |
  • Historic District Commission Application - PDF Form |
  • Land Bank Commission Application - PDF Form |
  • Mid-Town Redevelopment District No. 1 Advisory Board Application - PDF Form  | Online Form
  • Planning Commission Application - PDF Form | Online Form
  • Racial and Cultural Diversity Commission Application - PDF Form |
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Thank you for your interest in serving on one of the City’s various Boards and Commissions.

Board of Adjustment

The Little Rock Board of Adjustment was created by Little Rock Code of Ordinances, Section 36-66 et seq. - Ordinance #13,777. Its five (5) members serve three (3)-year terms. The duties of the Board are to consider requests for variances from the requirements set forth in the City's Zoning Ordinance and to consider appeals of administrative decisions relating to the Zoning Ordinance. Members of the Board of Adjustment are appointed by the Little Rock City Board of Directors and consist of one (1) architect/planner, one (1) engineer, one (1) member of the Little Rock Board of Realtors, and two (2) at-large members.

The Little Rock Board of Adjustment meets the last Monday of each month at 2:00 PM at Little Rock City Hall in the Board of Directors Chambers.

For More Information

Dana Carney
City of Little Rock
Planning and Development Department
723 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 371-6817   
dcarney@littlerock.org


AUTHORITY: Little Rock City Code, Section 36-66 et seq; Ordinance No. 13,777 Ordinance No. 17,667 (02-03-98)
TERM: Three (3) years
MEMBERS: Five (5)
DUTIES: The consider requests for variances from the requirements set forth in the City's Zoning Ordinance and to consider appeals of administrative decisions relating to the Zoning Ordinance.
SELECTION: The Board of Adjustment is appointed by the Little Rock City Board of Directors and consists of:
1 - Architect/Planner
1 - Civil Engineer
1 - Member of Little Rock Real Estate Board
2 - At-Large Members
MEETINGS: Last Monday of the Month
Little Rock City Hall
Board of Directors Chambers, 2nd Floor
500 West Markham Street
2:00 PM
   

Current Members

Rajesh Mehta
(At-Large Member)
209 Deauville Place
Little Rock, AR 72223
(501) 258-0141
Raju_mehta@msn.com
Term Expires: 2-19-2016

Scott Smith
(At-Large Member)
2701 Kavanaugh Blvd
Little Rock, AR  72205
(501) 614-8822
Term Expires: 2-19-2014

Bob Winchester
(Little Rock Realtors Association)
8521 Cantrell Road
Little Rock, AR 72227
(501) 217-9838
Robert.winchester@sbcglobal.net
Term Expires: 2-19-2014

Brad Wingfield
(Civil Engineer)
3512 south Shackleford
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 221-7122
bjwingf@yahoo.com
Term Expires:  2-19-2016
 
Jeff Yates
(At-Large Member)
66 El Dorado Drive
Little Rock, AR 72212
(501) 716-5512
Term Expires: 2-19-2015


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