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Boards & Commissions​​​​

Want to be involved in the decisions made in your community? If so, consider applying for a position on a Thornton Board or Commission.
Read descriptions for all of the Boards & Commissions in the brochure.

Accepting Applications for the following Boards and Commissions: 

(Application Deadline is March 11, 2024)

  • Building Code Advisory Board 
    • Meetings are generally held on the second Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m., 10 to 15 days after an appeal is filed or when there is other business to discuss.
  • Businesses of Thornton Advisory Board  
    • Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
  • Election Commission 
    • Meetings are held in September of odd numbered years and as needed.
  • Local Licensing Authority 
    • Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month and normally begin at 6:00 p.m.
  • Parks & Open Space Advisory Commission 
    • Meetings are generally held the fourth Tuesday of January, April, July, and October at 6:30 p.m.
  • Thornton Active Adult Board 
    • Meetings are held the third Wednesday of January, April, and October at 1:30 p.m. and the third Wednesday of July at 4 p.m. unless otherwise scheduled.
  • Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council (TASHCO) Board of Directors 
    • Meetings are generally held on the second Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. 

Board & Commission applications can be submitted through the link on the right, via email to, or printing and mailing it to the following address:

City of Thornton, City Clerk's Office, 2nd Level
9500 Civic Center Drive, Thornton, CO 80229-4326

All Boards & Commissions

  • Businesses of Thornton Advisory Commission
  • Building Code Advisory Board
  • Election Commission
  • Local Licensing Authority
  • Parks & Open Space Advisory Commission
  • Planning Commission and Board of Adjustments 
  • Thornton Active Adult Board
  • Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council (TASHCO) Board of Directors
  • Thornton Assistance Funds Committee


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