Volunteer Opportunities

Request for Volunteers on Boards and Commissions

Do you have just a couple hours a month to contribute to your community?  The City of Glenwood Springs is looking for applicants to fill vacancies on the following Boards and Commissions.

The composition and powers and duties for each of the Boards and Commissions are included on the applications. Applications can be found on the specific board or commission webpage.

Applications are to be submitted online. Click on the board or commission link below to access the application.  Please contact volunteer@cogs.us or 970-384-6449 with any questions.


Arts and Culture Board

  • One regular seat with a term to expire March 2025.  Must reside within Glenwood Springs city limits.

Financial Advisory Board

  • Three regular seats with terms to expire February 2026.  Must reside within Glenwood Springs city limits or be a non-resident, but shall own or be employed by a business within the city.  Applications due January 31, 2023 by end of day.

Planning and Zoning Commission

  • One alternate seat with a term to expire February 2025.  Must reside within Glenwood Springs city limits.

Victim's and Witnesses Assistance and Law Enforcement (VALE) Board   

  • Two regular seats with a term to expire April 2024 and one regular seat with a term to expire April 2025. Must reside within Glenwood Springs city limits.

Volunteer Firefighter Pension Board  

  • One regular seat with a term to expire February 2025.  Board members must be a representative of our fire department serving the municipality.