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Acquisition of Conservation Easements Committee (ACE): Three vacancies. Assist in the implementation of the ACE program.
Acquisition of Conservation Easement (ACE) Appraisal Review Committee: One vacancy, ACE representative. The committee shall have the power and duties to review appraisals to make sure they are consistent with appropriate appraisal guidelines and practices, and to make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors.
Agricultural & Forestal District Advisory Committee: One vacancy. 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.
Albemarle Broadband Authority: Citizen members, one or more. The Citizen Member(s) of the Proposed Albemarle Broadband Authority Board of Directors will serve as voting member(s) of the Albemarle Broadband Authority. In this capacity, items involving funding for broadband, broadband deployment guidance, partnerships with private service providers and/or other localities, and overall operations of the Albemarle Broadband Authority, will be part of the overall responsibilities.
Charlottesville-Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau (CACVB) Management Board: One vacancy, Rep of Local Accommodations/Hotel Business (Manager).
Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC): Four vacancies. 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: Two vacancies. 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: Two 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*
Joint Airport Commission: One vacancy. The Commission is an advisory group which provides input from the Community to the Airport Executive Director and the Airport Authority on airport matters, and in turn provides information to the Community on airport matters.
Natural Heritage Committee: One vacancy. 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.
Public Defender's Office Citizens Advisory Committee: One vacancy. The committee will also assist in representing the office to the community, and, where appropriate, advocate for desirable changes and improvements.
Public Recreational Facilities Authority: Three 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.
Region Ten Community Services Board: One vacancy. The Board reviews and evaluates public mental health, mental retardation and substance abuse services and facilities available to serve the community and private services and facilities which receive funds through the Board.
Social Services Advisory Board: One vacancy, White Hall representative. The Social Services Advisory Board monitors the formulation and implementation of social welfare programs in the county and advises the director on program and policy matters. *District appointment*
Solid Waste Alternative Advisory Committee (SWAAC): Two vacancies. The Albemarle County Solid Waste Alternatives Advisory Committee (SWAAC) is a standing advisory committee to the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors.
Village of Rivanna Community Advisory Committee: Two vacancies. 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.
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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