The City of Monona is currently seeking citizen members to serve on several of its advisory committees. If you're interested in participating in your local government by serving on a volunteer committee, please submit your application. There are current openings on the following committees:
- Landmarks Commission: The commission reviews all potential landmark sites that exemplify or reflect the broad cultural, political, economic or social history of the nation, state or community, and are identified with historic persons or with important events in national, state or local history. Landmarks members should have skills, education, experience, or demonstrated interest in the fields of architecture, preservation, history, planning, archaeology, or cultural geography. The commission meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at City Hall.
- Sustainability Committee: This committee helps guide and assist our government, residents, and businesses in becoming a community that meets the needs of the present without compromising the resources available for future generations. The committee is comprised of 6 citizen members who are appointed for 3-year terms. Meeting are held once per month, usually on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
- Facilities Committee: This committee provides oversight from inception to completion for construction-related projects at city-owned facilities. Applicants with experience in the building trades, engineering, architecture, or construction project management are desired. Meetings are held as needed.
- Public Works Committee: The Public Works Committee has the duty to superintend the construction and maintenance of streets, alleys, sidewalks, storm sewers, sanitary sewers, water system, and other public works projects. The committee is comprised of 7 citizen members who are appointed for 2-year terms. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.