Boards & Commissions

Pursuant to various sections of the Alabama State Code the elected officials for the city of Alabaster appoint members to multiple boards. In addition to all City Council meetings, each City board is subject to the statewide open meetings act.

Citizen Involvement & Interest


If you are interested in serving on one or more of the boards, commissions, or committees of Alabaster, please access the Citizen Involvement Form to indicate which boards have drawn your interest and to share your qualifications.


Alabama Code


Access the Alabama Code for any referenced sections on board and commission pages.
  1. Beautification Board

    The mission of the Alabaster Beautification Board is to enhance the visual beauty, preserve the historical values, and to promote the environmental stewardship of our community for the common good of all of our residents and businesses.

  2. Board of Education

    The Alabaster City School Board of Education has five members appointed by the Alabaster City Council to staggered five year terms.

  3. Board of Zoning Adjustments

    The Zoning Board of Adjustments has five members plus two supernumerary members which are appointed by the Alabaster City Council to staggered three year terms.

  4. Commercial Development Authority

    The Commercial Development Authority has five members which are appointed by the Alabaster City Council to staggered four year terms.

  5. Friends of the Library

    Over the years, the Friends of the Library have raised and donated money to buy books, reference materials, supplies and to pay for special programs and activities for all ages.

  6. Housing & Abatement Board

    The Alabaster Housing and Abatement Board has 9 members which are appointed by the Alabaster City Council or Mayor to terms concurrent with the 4 year election cycle.

  7. Industrial Development Board

    Review the membership, duties, and authority of the Alabaster Industrial Development Board.

  8. Library Board

    The Albert L. Scott Library Board has five members which are appointed by the Alabaster city Council to staggered four year terms.

  9. Personnel Board

    Find out more about the Alabaster Personnel Board and the three members who serve on it.

  10. Planning & Zoning Commission

    The Planning and Zoning Commission serves to provide planning, zoning and subdivision controls for the municipality.

  11. Water Board

    See what services and duties are fulfilled for citizens by the Alabaster Water Board.