City of Talent Oregon / Committee Openings

Commission & Committee Openings

Currently there is 1 vacancy for a Planning Commissioner and 1 vacancy for a Planning Alternate Member. 
The term for a Commissioner is 4 years.  The term for an alternate can vary from 2, 3 or 4 years.  The Planning Commission meets every 4th Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM in Talent Town Hall. 

TURA Budget Committee

Currently there are 3 openings for the TURA Budget Committee.  The term is 3 years.  To be eligible for consideration you must live within the Talent City limits or own a business which is located within the City limits. 

Talent Public Art Committee (TPAC)
Currently TPAC is looking for 3-4 volunteers for specific projects and/or to become TPAC members to enjoy a greater hands-on involvement in developing the arts in Talent. So whether you’re just interested, ready to go or you’re looking to support the arts with your time or just financially, give us a call. Call Ron Hodgdon at 541.535.1620 or email: Please specify your name, contact information and TPAC related interest to be contacted. 

Together For Talent Committee
Interested in becoming a Talenteer?  This is a great Committee to be involved in if you have a passion for trees, trails, forums and want to help make Talent an even better place to live and work. There are no term limits for this Committee.  Meetings are every 1st Tuesday of the month at 3:00 PM in the City Hall Conference Room.

Harvest Festival Committee
Looking for motivated, enthusiastic Committee members to help create an event that was even better than the last. The Committee meets monthly beginning in February and twice a month or more as we get closer to the event. 

Bee City USA
Education on Pollination.  Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6 PM for location and more information contact Dolly Warden at 541-897-0065 or email:

Architectural Review Committee
To reestablish this committee we need 5 members for the Architectural Review Committee.

This is a 5-person committee with no specified terms.  The ARC advises the Planning Commission and City Council on Design Review criteria for the Historic District in Talent.  Reviews development applications for new or renovation projects in the Old Town area.  Meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

For other questions regarding the vacancies please contact Melissa Huhtala at City Hall:
541-535-1566 or email:  You can stop by City Hall for an application or find one online at