The Planning Board consists of seven members appointed by City Council, each to a five-year term. The Board studies long-range planning matters, including the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan, and makes recommendations to City Council. The Board serves as an advisory board to City Council on applications for annexation and rezoning. The Board reviews and approves certain site and use review applications. The Board appoints one of its members to attend the Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board meetings as a non-voting advisor.
Meetings are generally held the first, third and fourth Thursday of the month at 6 PM in the City Council Chambers.
The City of Boulder believes that a diverse work force adds quality and perspective to the services we provide to the public. Therefore, it is the ongoing policy and practice of the City of Boulder to strive for equal opportunity in employment for all employees and applicants. No person shall be discriminated against in any term, condition or privilege of employment because of race, national origin, religion, disability, pregnancy, age, military status, marital status, genetic characteristics or information, gender, gender identity, gender variance or sexual orientation.
The Boulder City Charter requires representation of both genders on City Boards and Commissions.