Current Board & Commission Openings


The Community Corrections Advisory Board has a vacancy for a Business Community Member.  The purpose of the Community Corrections Advisory Board is to develop and implement the Berrien County Community Corrections Comprehensive Plan. Membership is dictated by Public Act 511. The board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month quarterly at noon in the large conference room located at the Berrien County Courthouse, 811 Port St., St. Joseph.

The Land Bank Authority has a vacancy. The Land Bank Authority through the Land Bank Fast Track Act 2003, strives to strengthen and revitalize the economy of Berrien County by assembling or disposing of public property, including tax reverted property, in a coordinated manner to foster the development of the property and to promote economic growth. The Authority is made up of the Berrien County Treasurer, three person appointed by the Board of Commissioners, and three Commissioners-at-large. The at-large appointees may be members of the Berrien County Board of Commissioners. Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m. at the Berrien County Administration Center, 701 Main St., St. Joseph.  The term is for four years. 

The Public Works Board has a vacancy. The primary purpose of the Board of Public Works is to provide assistance in financing the municipal water, sewer and storm systems within the County. Membership consists of the Drain Commissioner in addition to six other members. The board meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. at the Administration Center in Conference Room 4C. The term is for three years.

Contact Information / Applications

Anyone interested in serving on this board may contact the Berrien County Administration office for an application at 269-983-7111, ext. 8095 or email. The application (PDF) is also available.