Local government boards, committees, and commissions. What’s the difference?

2024-07-09T13:54:12+00:00July 1st, 2024|boards and commissions, local government, public information|

In addition to the governing body - which may also be referred to as a board or council - local governments may establish boards, committees, and commissions. While these terms are often used interchangeably, there are distinct differences between them. Local Government Boards Local government boards are bodies established to oversee specific departments or areas [...]