Council Citizen Advisory Committees

Councilors Lori Stegmann and Josh Fuhrer meeting with Gresham residentsThe City Council appoints residents to committees and boards to advise the Council on certain decisions and policy matters. The work of the Council Citizen Advisory Committees (CCACs) is primarily derived from the Council Work Plan.


Task Forces/Short Term:

  •  *NEW - Gresham Community Center Task Force 


The Community Center Task Force (CCTF) will build on the most popular idea submitted through the Rise Advance Dream (“RAD”) Gresham community outreach effort: to bring a community center to Gresham. The Task Force will determine the community priorities for a community center including its program offerings, amenities and options for ongoing maintenance and operations. The application deadline is Friday, May 13, 2016 at 5 p.m. To participate on this task force select "apply now" link below.  (Note: Select Gresham Community Center Task Force under the question "Which boards would you like to apply for?") 


For more information about the Gresham Community Center Task Force please contact Jessica Harper, or 503-618-2584. 





Board members are appointed by the Gresham City Council unless otherwise noted in Chapter 2 of the Gresham Revised Code (GRC). For more information on CCACs contact the Council Coordinator at 503-618-2871.

Volunteers needed - Apply now 

The City is looking for qualified applicants with a variety of skills and a committed interest in serving our community. If you are a Gresham resident, please consider applying.

Gresham Redevelopment Commission Citizen Advisory Committee (GRDCAC)

In addition to these committees, the GRDCAC has openings for a representative from the City of Gresham's Community Development and Housing Subcommittee, a representative from the City of Gresham's Planning Commission, and a Rockwood-West Gresham Business Owner at Large. When possible, candidates who are residents of the Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal Area shall receive preference in appointment.

Visit the GRDCAC web page or contact Urban Renewal for more information at 503-618-2545.