Citizen Advisory Boards are established by the Lyon County Commission to represent residents of Lyon County in designated geographical areas. Citizen Advisory Boards provide information and recommendations to the Lyon County Commission and to other appointed Lyon County boards and commissions. Within their respective geographic area of responsibility, Citizen Advisory Boards:
Provide advice on land use, services, budget, taxes and other matters;
Represent the views and concerns of citizens in a fair and equitable manner;
Serve as a liaison between the citizens of Lyon County and the County Commissioners; and,
Disseminate information to the citizens on issues of concern.
The Smith Valley Advisory Board also serves as the Smith Valley Cemetery Board. The Cemetery Board meetings are held in conjunction with the Advisory Board meetings.
The Smith Valley Advisory Board meets the first Wednesday every month at 6:00 pm at the old Smith Valley Justice Court located at 2 Day Lane, Smith, NV 89430.