Government

Boards & Commissions

Links to the Boards & Commissions of the City of Palestine are included in the left sidebar.

The Mayor of the City of Palestine appoints all members to our boards and commissions.

Interested in serving? Download and print the Application today. All applications should be returned to the City Secretary.

The Mayor will present appointees to the city council for approval at regularly scheduled meetings throughout the year.

All board and commission members must complete the State of Texas Open Meetings Training and Public Information Training within 90 days of appointment. The City Secretary can assist with information on this process.

NOTE: The link below is for the State of Texas Open Meetings Training Video and State of Texas Public Information Training Video. There are instructions on printing your certificate at the end of each training. The certificate must be presented to the City Secretary to be kept on file, the original will be returned to board or commission member.

Current Board Vacancies

Financial Oversight Advisory Committee
Parks Advisory Board
Real Estate Committee
Zoning Board of Adjustments and Appeal

Link to Board Application