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The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners recognizes the importance of public participation in good governance and invites County residents to apply to serve on the County's citizen advisory boards.

  • Some of these boards meet during the day. Before submitting an application, please check the meeting schedule to be sure you are able to attend the meetings. Click on the links above to view a description of the citizen advisory boards, meeting schedules and current vacancies.

Download Application Form

You may submit your downloaded application by fax to 678-7770 or mail to PO Box 1829, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28302-1829.

Online Application Form

If you wish to be considered for appointment to one of these boards, please complete the following form:

Race: Sex:
Home Address: City:
Telephone: Home: Work: Mobile:
Email Address:
Educational Background:

Are you currently serving in one or more appointed or elected positions in any federal, state or local government agency?
If so, please give the following information:
Term Ends:
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Are you a graduate of a leadership academy below?
Institute for Community Leadership
Leadership Fayetteville
United Way's Multi-Cultural Leadership Development Program
Cumberland County Citizens' Academy

Are you a graduate of another leadership academy?
If so, please list:
  • Please click on the square below the citizen advisory board in which you have interest. You may select up to four (4).
  • Some of these boards have membership categories representing certain professions or sectors within the community. For citizen advisory boards with categories, please check the box beside the category for which you feel you qualify. General public categories are open to all citizens.
  • A.B.C. Board
  • Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee
  • Animal Services Board
  • Board of Adjustment
  • Board of Health
  • Cape Fear Valley Health System Board of Trustees
  • Civic Center Commission
  • Cumberland County Cemetery Commission
  • Cumberland County Community Child Protection/Fatality Prevention Team
  • Cumberland County Finance Corporation
  • Cumberland County Home and Community Care Block Grant Committee
  • Cumberland County Industrial Facilities and Pollution Control Financing Authority
  • Cumberland County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
  • Cumberland County Local Emergency Planning Committee
  • Cumberland County Workforce Development Board
  • Equalization and Review Board
  • Farm Advisory Board
  • Fayetteville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors
  • Fayetteville Cumberland County Economic Development Corporation
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College Board of Trustees
  • Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission
  • Human Relations Commission
  • Joint Appearance Commission
  • Joint Fort Liberty & Cumberland County Food Policy Council
  • Joint Planning Board
  • Jury Commission
  • Library Board of Trustees
  • Mid-Carolina Aging Advisory Council
  • North Carolina Southeast
  • Nursing Home Advisory Board
  • Senior Citizens Advisory Commission
  • Social Services Board
  • Southeastern Economic Development Commission
  • Tourism Development Authority
  • Transportation Advisory Board

Applications may be submitted at any time.
When openings occur, all applications will be considered.
Thank you for your interest in serving Cumberland County and your fellow citizens.

This application is a matter of public record and as such portions may be subject to release under North Carolina General Statutes Chapter 132 Public Records.