Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions of Telluride


There are many opportunities for citizen involvement in Town of Telluride decision making. Citizen volunteers sit on a variety of boards and commissions to help do the work of the Town and provide information and advice to staff, council, and other officials.

Current Board Openings


The Town of Telluride has the following current and upcoming vacancies on its Boards and Commissions.

Applications must be received by noon on Monday, October 3, 2016 for consideration at the next Town Council meeting, October 11, 2016.

Board of Adjustment and Appeals
Applicants must be qualified electors and residents of the Town of Telluride for at least six months preceding appointment date. Members of the building trades are encouraged to apply.
  • Five regular seats for a one- or two-year term
  • Two alternate seats for a one- or two-year term
Ecology Commission
Applicants must be qualified electors and residents of the Town of Telluride for at least six months preceding appointment date.
  • One regualr seat for a one- or two-year term
  • Two alternate seats for a one- or two-year term
Ethics Commission
Applicants must be qualified electors and residents of the Town of Telluride.
  • One public-at-large alternate seat for a one- or two-year term
Open Space Commission
Applicants must be qualified electors and residents of the Town of Telluride for at least one year preceding appointment date.
  • One regular seat for a two-year term
Planning & Zoning Commission
Applicants must be qualified electors and residents of the Town of Telluride for at least one year preceding appointment date.
  • One regulare seat for a one- or two-year term
  • One alternate seat for a one-year term
Please note that Town Council may choose to appoint a sitting alternate to regular seat vacancies. Should that occur, Council reserves the right to appoint any applicant to an alternate position.