The FWSAC annual selection for members is currently closed. If you are age 18+ and are a City of Columbus resident residing within the Far West Side Area, nomination petitions will open again in May 2024. However, as the Commission has Appointed seats currently available, you may be considered for our appointment process below.


The FWSAC nomination period for an appointed commissioner seat is still 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 farwestsidecbus.elections@gmail.com.

As of August 2023, two appointed seats are currently open.  

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

Candidate Packet – Elections

Candidate Packet – Appointments