The Somerset City Council appoints a number of residents to boards and commissions that serve as advisory bodies to the council. This enables residents to participate in Somerset’s government processes, and their activities help shape and influence public policy.
Meets at 2 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month in the Energy Center Council Chambers, or as needed. Terms are four years.
John L. Perkins
Meets the third Tuesday of each month at 400 Hail Knob Road, Somerset. Term is four years.
Housing Development Director, HR Consultant, Executive Director of The Virginia
Somerset-Pulaski County Airport Board
Meets at 4 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Airport Terminal Board Room, 500 W.O. Newell Drive. Appointments are made by city and county government for a term of four years.
Board of Adjustments
Meetings are called when there is business to conduct. Board meets in the Energy Center Council Chambers and times/dates will be announced.
Downtown Development enhances downtown’s historic and architectural heritage through preservation.
Fiscal Court Representative (Tourism)
Cumberland Security Bank
Owner, Sweetheart’s Florist
Pulaski County Library
Carnegie Arts Center
Owner, Life is Sweet Cafe
Owner, Commercial Printing
Dairy Queen Grill & Chill
Lake Cumberland Realty
Planning & Zoning
The Planning & Zoning Commission meets at 5:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month in the Energy Center Council Chambers, only when there is business to conduct.
Pulaski County Solid Waste
Board meets at 5:15 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Pulaski County Courthouse. Notifications sent before each meeting. Mayor Alan Keck holds a full-time position on this board, which is filled by a designee of his choice.
Tourist & Convention Commission
The Tourist & Convention Commission meets at noon on the second Thursday of each month in the Energy Center Council Chambers.
The Code Enforcement Board meets as needed when there is business to conduct. Time and date announcements will be made.
Code Enforcement Officer