City of Auburn

There are openings available on the Auburn Arts Commission and residents of Auburn are eligible to apply for this important service to your city. If you or someone you know would like to be considered for the Arts Commission, please apply today. Below are the details and responsibilities associated with serving:

Roles and Responsibilities: The purpose is to foster the growth of the arts in Auburn through the presentation of various arts programs, community initiatives and program partnerships. Through a shared vision, leadership and service, the Auburn Arts Commission’s goal is to integrate the arts into all aspects of community life. There are 12 Arts Commission members who are appointed by the Mayor of Auburn and approved by City Council.

Boards and commissions of the City of Auburn are charged with specialized tasks which provide invaluable aid to City Council in making sound decisions for the benefit of the City and its residents. These tasks require specific knowledge, experience and qualifications.  Your experience and skills might be exactly what Auburn needs. For an overview of the arts programming in Auburn, visit

Time Commitment: Arts Commission meetings are scheduled on the first Tuesday of the month at 4:30 PM at the City Hall Annex at One Main Street.  Membership term is 3 years and is open to residents of Auburn interested in the promotion and advocacy of the arts in Auburn.

How to Apply: View the City’s online application packet. Your official application and supplemental questionnaire are required in order to be considered for this board.

For questions, or more information, please contact Allison Hyde,