Talent Bank

Hopewell City Council is now accepting applications for its Boards and Commissions.

How and Where to Apply

Vacancies become available through expiration of terms, and through resignations. Email the City Clerk’s Office or call 804-541-2408 for a list of Boards and Commissions Term Vacancies and for additional information.

If a vacancy is available, a Talent Bank Resumé should be completed and returned to the City Clerk’s Office along with a short job resumé (PDF). If no vacancy exists, the resumé will remain on file for one year.


Members are encouraged to attend Boards, Commissions, and Authority scheduled meetings with the board, commission, and/or authority to which they have been appointed. Any member of a Council-appointed Board/Commission shall be considered to have resigned if absent for three consecutive regularly scheduled meetings unless the Chairman shall report extenuating circumstances to the Clerk of Council. (From Policy set by City Council on September 27, 1988.)

Members should be willing to attend City Council meetings when an item is on the Council Agenda regarding the Board/Commission to which the member is appointed.