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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Town to accept volunteer committee applications April 1

Youth representative applications currently being accepted

The Town of Farragut will begin accepting applications for volunteer committees on Wednesday, April 1. Applications for youth representatives to volunteer committees are currently being accepted. The deadline for both applications is 4 p.m. on Friday, May 15. Please note - these are working committees, and applicants should be willing to give time to monthly meetings and committee projects or events.

Each year in June, the Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen appoints citizens to serve on advisory committees, councils and boards. This is a great way to share your time, talents and enthusiasm with the Farragut community. Some committees require a background in a professional area. Applications are available at Town Hall and online at townoffarragut.org/committees.

Appointments will be made for the following committees: Arts & Beautification Committee, Board of Plumbing & Gas/Mechanical Examiners, Board of Zoning and Appeals, Farragut Education Relations Committee, Farragut Museum Committee, Farragut Tourism/Visitor Advisory Committee, Parks & Athletics Council, Stormwater Advisory Committee and Visual Resources Review Board.

Civic-minded high school students are welcome to apply to serve on a Town committee. Student applicants must be juniors or seniors who live in the Town of Farragut or attend a Farragut school. This is open to public, private and home-schooled students. Applications are available online at townoffarragut.org/youth.

The following committees are accepting youth representatives: Arts & Beautification Council, Farragut Education Relations Committee, Farragut Museum Committee, Farragut Tourism/Visitor Advisory Committee, Municipal Planning Commission, Parks & Athletics Council, Stormwater Advisory Committee and Visual Resources Review Board.  

For more information, call the Administration Department at 865-966-7057.

Incorporated in 1980, the Town of Farragut has top schools, safe neighborhoods and high development standards, making it one of the best places to live in the Southeast.

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