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The project logo Civil Service Board

The Civil Service Board consists of five members:  two appointed by City Council (which must be city residents), two elected by members of the Classified Service, and one member appointed by the other four members of the board.  The term of office is two years.

The board works with the Human Resources Department to resolve employee grievances on an as-needed basis and meets on a periodic basis to discuss personnel administration issues. Generally, the duties of the members of the Civil Service Board consist of attending meetings and conducting grievance appeal hearings.

Rules of Procedure
City of Asheville Code of Ordinances – Civil Service Board


Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute § 166A-19.24(f) this will be a remote meeting which the public can access by any of the following means:
  • Watch the live stream through the City of Asheville Public Engagement Hub at or the City YouTube Channel at

  • Call toll-free to listen to the meeting live on your phone: 855-925-2801 and enter code 9275. 

  • Pre-recorded voicemail comments by calling 855-925-2801 and Enter Code 9275 (closes at 5:00 p.m. day before the meeting).

  • Pre-submitted written public comments – (closes at 5:00 p.m. day before the meeting).

  • LIVE speaker queue during public comment: 855-925-2801 and enter code 9275; Hit * and option 3.

*Pre-recorded and written comments will be provided to committee members prior to the meeting. Only live comments will be played during the meeting.


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