The City has several boards, some appointed by the Mayor and some appointments appointed by the Mayor with City Commission approval. Of the various boards some are advisory and some actually have enforcement authority.
Other are appointments to serve on boards and commissions with other entities such as the Henry County government.

Following is a listing of the boards serving the City of Paris and in some instances Henry County.

Board of Public Utilities Board
Paris Municipal Regional Planning Commission
Board of Zoning Appeals
Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
County Board of Equalization
Housing Authority
Historic Zoning Board
Regional Library Board
Housing Board of Adjustment and Appeals
Paris-Henry County Library Board
Veterans Service Officer
Industrial Development Board
Downtown Parking Committee
Parks and Recreation Commission
Personnel Appeals Board
American’s with Disabilities Advisory Board
Landfill Oversight Committee
Paris Housing Corporation Board of Directors
Paris Henry County Volunteer Center Board
Heritage Center Board of Directors
Paris-Henry County Industrial Committee