Civil Service Commission

Regular Meetings

  • Meetings are held whenever needed to administer tests and update eligibility lists. Meetings are generally held during normal business hours, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description

The Civil Service Commission was established by Ordinance 773 on April 9, 1934 and was later amended by Ordinance 4379 pursuant to the provisions of A.C.A. 14-51-201; this changed the membership from five members to seven members.

The Commission is responsible for examining and establishing eligibility lists for appointments and promotions within the Police and Fire Departments. The Commission also acts upon appeals of disciplinary actions.

Terms

Staggered, six-year terms, ending March 31.

Members

The Commission shall be composed of seven members who must be citizens and residents of Fayetteville for at least three years immediately preceding their appointment. The Board of Civil Service Commissioners shall, annually, on the first Monday of May select one of the commissioners to serve as chairman of the commission.

Appointment

Vacancies on the Commission are filled by appointment from the governing body of the city.

Public Notifications

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the Office of the City Clerk Treasurer which is distributed to the press and posted on the home page.
 
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Civil Service Commission Rules and Regulations
Members
  • Chair
    Jules Beck
    2377 North Juneway Terrace
    Fayetteville, AR 72703
    479-587-9205
    04/01/14-03/31/25
  • Vice Chair
    Bo Bittle
    975 North Eastwood Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-283-7374
    04/01/14-03/31/20
  • Secretary
    Jason Peebles
    4485 West Wyoming Drive
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-871-8511
    04/01/17-03/31/23
  • Warren J. McDonald
    435 North Washington Avenue
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    479-841-1850
    01/01/13-03/31/23
  • Earl Buddy Chadick
    PO Box 3618
    Fayetteville, AR 72702-3618
    479-957-0502
    04/01/10-03/31/22

  • D'Andre L. Jones
    1238 51st Avenue
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-283-9152
    04/01/18-03/31/24
  • Paul Younger
    4170 West Martin Luther King Blvd
    Suite 904
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    479-267-0330
    07/01/19-03/31/20