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Mayor Mike Burdge wants you to be aware that there are opportunities to service in Sand Springs. The residents of Sand Springs, Oklahoma are what makes this town so great. Currently there are two positions open on committees and the planning commission:
1. Board of Adjustments (BOA):
This board is made up of five members who are residents of Sand Springs and whose appointments are made by City Council. Members service without pay for a period of three years. With the power to grant property owners relief from Zoning Code requirements the Board hears requests for variances and special exceptions and has the power to approve, deny or approve the request with certain conditions. All decisions are made publicly. BOA decisions may only be appealed to the District Court. Applicants will also be interviewed by the BOA.
2. Airport Advisory Committee: Appointed by the Municipal Authority this Committee’s purpose is to make recommendations in all airport matters. Promoting and advertising the Sand Springs Pogue Airport works in the best interest of the city.
To Apply for one of these positions you can find the application below:
Information for Consideration of Appointment to City Boards and Committees
Look for more ways to get involved with Mayor Mike online and in the next edition of the We Are Sand Springs Magazine.