The deadline to apply for a City of Ames board or commission has been extended to 5 p.m. Feb. 17.
Several vacancies are available beginning in April. Boards and commissions make recommendations to the Ames City Council and also offer assistance to the Council in carrying out various forms and functions of city government.
For more information about specific boards, applications, and appointment criteria, visit the City of Ames website at http://www.cityofames.org/index.aspx?page=107.
Applications must be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office, 515 Clark Ave., or online.