The success of local government ultimately depends on the willingness of well-informed, engaged individuals to step into leadership roles to help advise or guide policy on city goals, operations, and resources.
Serving on a committee is an excellent way to serve your community, become more informed about your local government, and see if you’re interested in the commitment to serve as a City Council member.
Responsible for the management and operation of public parks, swimming pool, and recreational facilities and programs. Additional information, click here
Advisors to the Council on the future physical development of the city. The Commission conducts studies and investigations and makes reports and recommendations on matters affecting zoning, planning and public information. Additional information, click here
Promote development through the retention, enhancement and creation of businesses in the community. Work with developers, builders and realtor to foster residential growth. Additional information, click here
The Oakes Area Chamber of Commerce is a catalytic agency that brings together a network of dedicated professionals, both public and private, to collaborate on issues and provide business leadership within our community. In doing so, we create a dynamic environment where people want to live, work, visit and do business. Additional information, click here