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RAMP Advisory Commission Member Application

Article Published 12/17/2015

Layton City is now accepting applications for appointed members of the City’s RAMP Advisory Commission.  The RAMP (Recreation, Arts, Museum and Parks) Advisory Commission is an advisory board to the City Council.  This Commission shall function as a planning and advisory body for the City Council in all matters pertaining to the expenditure of the RAMP tax revenue.  The Commission shall consist of nine members with four standing members and five at large members.

Appointed Commission members will meet regularly to advertise for, collect and review Grant Applications. These applications are to fund City owned recreation, arts, museum and parks facilities, and improvements to existing facilities. Grants will also fund recreation, art, museum and park programs that benefit the residents of Layton and are developed by public or private non-profit organizations, as such terms are defined in State law.

Once the Commission has reviewed all applications the Commission shall prioritize all grant applications and make a yearly recommendation to the City Council for the expenditure of all RAMP Funds as outlined in the RAMP Advisory Commissions Bylaws.

Appointed RAMP Advisory Commission Members shall serve up to three (3) terms. Each term of office shall be up to two (2) years.

Layton City's RAMP Advisory Commission Member Application