BRANSON, Mo., 3/21/2023 – Citizens are invited to participate in the positive momentum at Branson’s City Hall by applying for a position on one of the City’s boards or committees. Applications for terms beginning in 2023 open March 31, and can be found in the “Boards & Committees” section of the City’s website, BransonMo.Gov or in person at the City Clerk’s office at 110 W. Maddux Street.
“We are hearing from constituents who are excited about the direction of City Hall. Many are asking how they can get involved and serve our community,” said Cathy Stepp, Branson City Administrator. “One of the best ways to help impact the decision-making process at City Hall is to serve on a board or committee.”
Stepp says the City is more focused than ever on accountability of tax-payer dollars, enhancing community development and making Branson the best place to live, work and play. “Citizen involvement is an important step in achieving these goals. By building community cooperation, we can better ensure our City services match the values and the priorities of our residents and businesses.”
The City has vacancies on the following Boards and Committees:
- Board of Adjustment
- Finance Committee
- Human Resources Committee
- Advisory Park Board
- Planning Commission
- Industrial Development Authority (IDA)
The newly appointed City Clerk, Hillary Briand, also expresses there is new energy at City Hall, “We are enthusiastically encouraging citizens to engage in our local government. By participating on a board or committee, individuals can help chart the course of Branson while making a difference in prominent issues impacting our community,” said Briand.
The deadline for applications is April 26, 2023, at 4:30 p.m. For more information, please visit BransonMo.Gov. For questions, please call the Branson City Clerk’s office at 417-337-8522.