Boards & Commissions Recruitment

The City Clerk’s Office continuously accepts applications for Boards and Commissions.

CURRENTLY SEEKING APPLICANTS for Historic Resources Board, Parks and Recreation Commission, and Planning and Transportation Commission.

Please submit completed applications to: Jessica.Brettle@cityofpaloalto.org or City.Clerk@cityofpaloalto.org

DEADLINE is NOVEMBER 5, 2019 at 4:30 P.M.

Spring Recruitment, all applicable terms will end on May 31.

Human Relations Commission  Info Application
Library Advisory Commission
Info
Application
Public Art Commission
Info
Application
Storm Water Management
Oversight Committee
Info
Application
Utilities Advisory Commission
Info
Application

 Fall Recruitment, all applicable terms will end on December 15.

Architectural Review Board  Info Application  
Historic Resources Board
Info
Application - Now Accepting Applications
Parks & Recreation Commission
Info
Application - Now Accepting Applications!
Planning & Transportation Commission 
Info
Application - Now Accepting Applications!

Sign up for the Board and Commission recruitment and vacancy email list.

Upon resignation of a commissioner in the middle of a term, City Council would determine whether to hold a special recruitment to fill the vacancy or wait until the next scheduled recruitment. These will be considered by the City Council on a case by case basis.

In compliance with the requirements of the Maddy Act, Government Code Section 54970, the following appointment list is posted on an annual basis by December 31. It shows all scheduled vacancies on City Boards and Commissions scheduled for the following year Maddy Act.