Boards & Commissions

Members of boards, commissions or committees provide a positive service that is invaluable to the continued progress of our city. They may advise the City Council on a wide variety of issues by making recommendations on important policy matters. Appointments to these groups are made by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the City Council, except where provided otherwise by statute or ordinance. Terms of appointment vary. Residents may register their interest in serving by completing the volunteer application.  

PLEASE NOTE:  There are also openings on the Peoria City County Joint Commission on Racial Justice & Equity Sub-Committee. Applications are managed on the Peoria County Government website by following this link. 

Current Openings

2023 Current Openings

Serve on a City Board/Commission

Interested in serving on a city board or commission: Fill out the online application.
View the online board application

Regular Meeting Schedule

2023 Regular Meeting Schedule

  1. Advisory Committee on Police-Community Relations

The Advisory Committee on Police-Community Relations is hereby created for the purpose of advising the Chief of Police of the City, the Mayor, and the City Council on matters concerned with improving police-community relations and to provide an independent means of communication and assistance between the citizens of Peoria and the Peoria Police Department in order to foster a positive working relationship between the community and the police.

View Meeting Information and Agendas

  1. Board of examiners stationary & Hoisting Engineers
  1. CDBG Public Service Advisory Commission
  1. Constitution Garden Advisory Committee
  1. construction commission
  1. Downtown Advisory Commission
  1. East Village Growth Cell COMMITTEE
  1. Fair Employment Commission
  1. Fire & Police Commission
  1. Firemen's Pension Fund Board of Trustees
  1. Greater PEoria Mass Transit District Board of Trustees
  1. Historic Preservation Commission
  1. Housing Commission
  1. Joint Commission of Racial Justice and Equity
  1. Joint Review Board (TIF Districts)
  1. Land Bank Board
  1. Liquor Commission
  1. Mayor's Advisory Committee for Citizen with Disabilities
  1. Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria Board of Commissioners
  1. Municipal Band Commission
  1. Peoria Civic Center Authority Board
  1. Peoria Public Library Board of Trustees
  1. Peoria Urban Forestry Advisory Board
  1. Planning and Zoning Commission
  1. Police Pension Fund Board of Trustees
  1. Public Arts Advisory Commission
  1. Public Building Commission
  1. Riverfront Program and Policy Advisory Committee
  1. Sister City Commission
  1. Solid Waste Disposal Committee (Landfill)
  1. Springdale Cemetery Management Authority
  1. Tourism Reserve Fund
  1. Transportation Commission
  1. Zoning Board of Appeals