Budget Committee Application
Thank you for your interest in the City of Lake Oswego and in volunteering your time to serve on a Board or Commission. The Boards and Commissions play an important role in helping Lake Oswego be a better community, raising citizen voices on important issues, making decisions and also advising the City Council.
The Budget Committee annually reviews the City's budget. It consists of seven citizen members in addition to the Mayor and City Council. Meetings are held as needed and member terms are for three years. In order to fully understand the position that you are applying for, please do take the time to review the Budget Committee website and documents. Also, it is strongly recommended that you attend a meeting of this board before you interview with the city council. For meeting dates, please review the City Calendar.
There are no specific requirements for serving on the Budget Committee other than being a qualified elector of the City of Lake Oswego. Below is the online form to complete in order to be considered for a position.
When completing, as with any public document, please keep in mind that all information provided on this application is subject to disclosure in accordance with Oregon Public Records Law. Thank you for taking the time to pursue a volunteer assignment. It is the dedication of residents in Lake Oswego that make it what it is today.
The form has sections for All Applicants, New Applicants (person who is not currently serving on the Budget Committee) and Returning Budget Committee members. Applicants will receive acceptance confirmation on the webpage upon submitting the form. Individuals will receive email confirmation upon submitting the application.