The FWSAC nomination period for an appointed commissioner seat is open. We are seeking candidates who are age 18+ within the following eligibility considerations:

  • Individuals residing in the townships within the Commission Area.
  • Individuals employed by or owning a business within the Commission Area.
  • Representatives from the Commission Area’s public school districts including Hilliard City Schools, Columbus City Schools, or South-Western City Schools.
  • Representatives of religious, social or other public interest organizations within the Commission Area.

If interested, please click here to download the Appointed Candidate Instructions and Checklist.  All forms must be completed and emailed to

As of November 2021, one appointed seat is currently open.  


The FWSAC nomination period for two elected commissioner seats will be open again in June 2022. We are seeking candidates who are City of Columbus residents within the Commission Area and age 18+.

For more information on Commission Bylaws, Commission Area boundaries, or Committee Selection Rules, please use the links below:

Candidate Packet – Appointments

Candidate Packet – Elections