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Acquisition of Conservation Easements Committee (ACE): Four vacancies. Assist in the implementation of the ACE program.
Agricultural & Forestal District Advisory Committee: Two vacancies. The Committee shall advise the local planning commission and the local governing body and assist in creating, reviewing, modifying, continuing or terminating districts within the locality. In particular, the Committee shall render expert advice as to the nature of farming and forestry and agricultural and forestal resources within the district and their relation to the entire locality. Must be a landowner within the County. Preference will be given to a landowner engaged in agricultural or foresal production.
Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Oversight Committee: One vacancy, citizen representative. The Capital Program Oversight Committee will assist the County in the Capital Program process by reviewing and evaluating the recommended Capital Improvement Program brought forward by the Capital Program Technical Review Committee. *Application deadline September 26, 2016*
Charlottesville-Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau (CACVB) Management Board: One vacancy, representation of local accommodations/hotel business manager.
Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC): One vacancy. This committee will develop and recommend updates to long-range CHART plavaluate plan progress, and recommend amendments and updated project descriptions to the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Technical Committee for endorsement and approval by the MPO Policy Board.
Fire Prevention Board of Appeals/Local Board of Building Code Appeals: One vacancy, alternate member. Board members shall be qualified by experience and training to rule on matters pertaining to building construction and fire prevention.
Fiscal Impact Advisory Committee: Six vacancies. The Fiscal Impact Advisory Committee (FIAC) is appointed by the Board of Supervisors (BOS) to provide advice to the Board of Supervisors on the development, implementation, and uses of the County’s official tools for measuring the fiscal impact of development.
Historic Preservation Committee: Four vacancies. The committee implements the County's Historic Preservation Plan, which is part of the Comprehensive Plan. *Expertise in archaeology and financial incentives for historic preservation preferred*
Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA): One vacancy. The Board operates the programs and provides the services agreed upon by the participating jurisdictions in order to implement the annual Comprehensive Plan for Aging Services of the Thomas Jefferson Planning District.
JAUNT Board: Two vacancies. The Board serves as a policy-making board for general operations of JAUNT.
Natural Heritage Committee: Two vacancies. Serves as an advisory committee that maintains the County's Biodiversity Assessment; advise the Board of Supervisors, the Planning Commission and County staff on applying biodiversity information to land-use decision-making, and supports biodiversity education in the County. Preference will be given to individuals in the following skill areas: GIS, conservation-related scientific experience and/or field natural-history experience.
Places 29 (NORTH) Community Advisory Committee: Three vacancies, small neighborhood, school community and Office/R&D/Flex/LI or HI. The Advisory Committees will provide assistance, feedback and input to County staff and the Board of Supervisors on community and county efforts related to implementation and support of the adopted Master Plan, in accordance with established county procedures. Places29-North will focus on the Piney Mountain and Hollymead Neighborhoods.
Public Recreational Facilities Authority: Two vacancies. The Authority accepts, holds, protects, enforces and administers open-space land and interests therein, under the provisions of Chapter 17 of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia 1950, as specifically prescribed by Code Section 10.1-1701.
Route 250 West Task Force: One vacancy. Review and make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors with regard to all transportation improvements on the Route 250 West corridor (250 Bypass to the Yancey Mill interchange).
Solid Waste Alternatives Advisory Committee (SWAAC): One vacancy, RSWA representative. The Committee will provide information to the Board in a semi-annual update and an annual report to include a thorough budgetary and environmental impact analysis of the Committee’s recommended policy implementation. *see representative list for vacancies*
Workforce Investment Board: Two vacancies. The Board will develop the vision, goals, objectives, policies, and strategic local plan, designate or certify One Stop Centers, appoint a Youth Council, and promote private sector participation.
All vacancies are open until filled. Application forms and information may be obtained from the Clerk's Office, Board of County Supervisors, Fourth Floor, County Office Building, 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA, between 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday. Applications are also available on-line. Telephone: (434) 296-5843.
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