The City of Geneva is looking for a dedicated resident to fill a vacancy on the Cultural Arts Commission. People who are passionate about the arts and would like to work with other volunteers to enhance the Geneva arts scene are encouraged to apply.
The Cultural Arts Commission, a nine-member committee, promotes the arts in Geneva by sponsoring performing art events, bringing public art to the community and supporting local artists. Meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.
The application deadline has been extended. Residents interested in serving on this Commission should submit an application along with a letter of interest by Monday, Sept. 16 to Mayor Kevin Burns, Geneva City Hall, 22 S. First St., Geneva, IL 60134. The envelope should include a reference to the Cultural Arts Commission.
Candidates must meet the following eligibility requirements in order to be considered for the position:
* Be a legal U.S. citizen;
* Live in Geneva for a minimum of one year;
* Be a registered voter;
* Have no felony convictions; and
* Be current on taxes and payments to the City.
Mayor Burns will review all the applications and bring forward a nomination to the City Council.
An application and more information about the Cultural Arts Commission can be found on the City's website. For more information, contact Cate Tracy at 630-938-4555 or via email.