Current Board Openings

The City of Tipp City is seeking interested citizens to serve on the following Boards:

Board of Tax Appeals
The Board meets as needed to hear appeals filed by citizens concerning tax assessments. Members are appointed by City Council for one-year terms expiring December 31st.

Cable Access Commission
The Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at KIT-TV studios at 4½ E. Main Street.  To determine the type of programming to be permitted, reviews specific programs, and otherwise maintains primary responsibility for the local access station. Members are appointed by City Council for 2 year terms expiring April 30th.

Civil Service Commission
The Commission meets as needed to prescribe, amend, and enforce rules for Civil Service positions for the City; such as examinations, resignations, appointments, promotions, removals, transfers, layoffs, suspensions, reductions, reinstatements and for standardizing positions. Members are appointed by City Council for six year terms expiring April 5th.

Planning Board
The Planning Board meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. The Planning Board makes recommendations to the City Manager and Council on all matters affecting the physical development of the municipality, shall be consulted on the comprehensive plan and the implementation thereof as provided in Charter Sections 8.03 and 8.04 and shall exercise all other responsibilities as may be provided by this Charter or by ordinance or resolution for the protection and improvement of the health, morals, safety, and welfare of the citizens of the City.

Restoration and Architectural Board of Review
The Restoration Board shall have the roles and powers to: review and implement the Old Tippecanoe City Restoration and Architectural (RA) District Design Manual; hear, review, and make decisions on Certificates of Appropriateness as specified in §154.03(E)(2); review and make decisions on certain alternative equivalent compliance applications as specified in §154.03(G); and act as an advisor to City Council and the Planning Board on issues related to the RA district or historic preservation in general. Restoration Board Meetings are held the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:30 pm.

Citizens who wish to be considered for any Board or Commission must complete an application and submit it to Janice Bates, Clerk of Council. Applications are available online at or at the Government Center located at 260 South Garber Drive, Tipp City.