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Inclusiveness on Boards and Commissions

It is the goal of the City of Little Rock, Arkansas, that the Mayor, with confirmation by the City Board of Directors, shall make diligent efforts to appoint citizens of Little Rock to City Boards and Commissions so these bodies meet the goal of inclusiveness by reflecting the diversity of our City, recognizing that this goal may be impacted by Board and Commission positions that are designated by professions, organizations or by Ward representation.

UPDATE Applications for all City's Boards and Commissions can now be submitted at any time, whether or not there are current vacancies.  All applications will be kept on file for two (2) years and in the event a vacancy occurs on the Board or Commission in which you applied, your application will be forwarded to the Little Rock City Board of Directors for consideration.  

If you are interested in volunteering to serve on any of the City's Boards and Commissions, applications can be submitted in a variety of ways:

  1. By filling out the online application.
  2. By mail to the Little Rock City Clerk's Office, 500 West Markham Street, Room 200, Little Rock, AR 72201.
  3. By e-mail to cityclerksoffice@littlerock.org
  4. By fax to (501) 371-4857.

If you would like to receive an electronic copy of the next Board and Commission Vacancy Announcement, please e-mail the City Clerk's Office at cityclerksoffice@littlerock.org to be included on our distribution list.

Boards and Commissions Vacancy Announcement

Current List of Boards and Commissions Vacancies

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Thank you for your interest in serving on one of the City’s various Boards and Commissions.

Ambulance Authority

The Ambulance Authority (Emergency Medical Health Care Facilities Board) was created by Arkansas Code Annotated 14-137-108 and Little Rock City Code 5-26 et seq. - Ordinance #14,062.  Each of the Authority's eight (8) members serve five (5)-year terms.  Five (5) members are from Little Rock, two (2) from North Little Rock and one (1) from Pulaski County.  The duties of the authority are to perform duties and responsibilities consistent with the Arkansas Municipal Ambulance Licensing Act.

The Ambulance Authority meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:30 AM in the MEMS office at 1101 West 8th Street.

For More Information

Jon Swanson, Executive Director
Metropolitan Emergency Medical Services
P.O. Box 2452
Little Rock, AR 72203-2452
(501) 301-1400
jswanson@metroems.com 
www.metroems.com


AUTHORITY: Arkansas Code Annotated 14-137-108 - Little Rock City Code, Sec. 5-26 et. seq. - Ordinance #14,062
   
TERM: Five (5) years (NOTE: ACA 14-137-108 (a)(4) allows a Board Member to succeed himself)
   
MEMBERS: Seven (7):  Little Rock (5) and North Little Rock (2)
   
DUTIES: To perform duties and responsibilities consistent with the Arkansas Municipal Ambulance Licensing Act.
   
SELECTION: The Ambulance Authority is composed of the following:

One (1) Practicing Arkansas licensed doctor residing in Little Rock (Ordinance #15,763)
One (1) Attorney
One (1) Health Care Administrator
One (1) Business Person
One (1) Consumer
Two (2) Per government entity (Ordinance #15,301)
   
MEETINGS: Fourth Tuesday of Each Month
MEMS Office
1101 West 8th Street
8:30 AM

Current Members

Scott Gordon 
(Health Care Administrator)
Arkansas Children's Hospital
800 Marshall Street, Slot 301
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 364-1413
Term Expires: 7-5-2014

Patty Luekin
(Attorney)
8527 Cantrell Road
Little Rock, AR 72227
(501) 312-0010
Term Expires: 7-5-2014

Chuck Mason
(Practicing Licensed Medical Doctor)
10 Cascade Creek
Little Rock, AR 72223
(501) 821-1960
(501) 821-7763
Term Expires: 7-5-2014
Leon Matthews
(Consumer)
P.O. Box 3257
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 244-5864 X104
Term Expires: 7-05-2015

Bill Bowers
(Business Person)
6520 Tulip Circle
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 570-7849
Term Expires: 7-5-2014  

Lance Hines
(Little Rock City Board of Directors)
Little Rock City Hall
500 West Markham Street, Room 203
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 371-4510
board@littlerock.org  
Term Expires: 12-31-2012

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