The following boards are active in the Town of Fort Smith.
Economic Development Advisory Board
The Economic Development Advisory Board advises Council on all matters affecting tourism, trade and visitor services in Fort Smith. Its mandate ranges from Fort Smith marketing and branding to community attractions - such as trails, events, and festivals - to lobbying for the development of infrastructure or resources for the Town. Members also provide advice on working with governments, agencies, potential funding sources, and other potential partners to secure new opportunities for the Town of Fort Smith.
Community Services Advisory Board
The Recreation Advisory Board works hard to keep Fort Smith's recreation programs, services, and facilities in top shape. The Board's members actively promote recreation and healthy, active living in the community and look for other community members who might share an enthusiasm for these goals. As such, they are consulted on topics relating to recreation facilities, programs, and services, including development and investment. The Board also provides advice on the Youth Ambassador Corps, which promotes youth programs in recreation.
Sustainable Development Advisory Board
The Sustainable Development Advisory Board advises Council on matters relating to sustainablity and environmental stewardship, particuarly ecologically sound waste management, water quality, and air quality. Members actively promote sustainable development initiatives in the community and liase with related organizations and governments. Education and promotion are key to the Board's work. Members are also consulted on the creation of sustainable devleopment strategies and iniatives, such as the Integrated Communicy Sustainability Plan and the Energy Plan.