Civil Service Commission


  • 4 pm
  • 3rd Monday of every month


  • Terry Cullen
    Term Expires: April 30, 2026
  • Carolyn Martin-Geiman
    Term Expires: April 30, 2024
  • Vacant Seat


The Civil Service Commission consists of three electors, one appointed by the Council, one appointed by the Manager, and one appointed by the employees who are covered by civil service. Vacancies are filled by the agency or person making the original appointment. Appointments are for six years.


The Civil Service Commission shall provide by rules for the determination of merit and fitness as the basis for appointment and promotion of personnel in the classified service of the Municipality by administering Civil Service Examinations and for appeals from the action of the Manager or other officer in any time of transfer, reduction or removal.

Conflicts with State Statutes

All matters of civil service covered by the City of Clyde Charter or the Civil Service Commission rules and regulations shall be governed by Chapter 124 of the Ohio Revised Code. In the event of conflict between the provisions of this Charter, or the rules and regulations of the Municipal Civil Service Commission promulgated under the authority of this Charter, the applicable Charter provision or rule or regulation shall take precedence over the State statutes.