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Vacancies on San Rafael Boards and Commissions!

Posted on November 29, 2022


The City Clerk’s office is currently recruiting to fill upcoming vacancies on our boards and commissions. Community members can apply online to serve on our boards and commissions, and more information and eligibility requirements are as follows:

Planning Commission

Board Description: The Planning Commission consists of citizen volunteers appointed by the City Council to make decisions or advise the Council on land use and property development issues. The Commission assures that new development is consistent with our long-range General Plan, State laws and other public policies that advance the interests of our community.

 Term:                                                   Appointment through June 2025

2023 Meeting Schedule:         Second and Fourth Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Council Chambers

Eligibility Requirements:         Must reside in District 1

Application Deadline:              December 21, 2022, or open until filled

 

Pickleweed Advisory Committee

Board Description: The Pickleweed Advisory Committee provides valuable input in representing and advocating for the Canal area resident’s needs and wishes for programs and services; and is a primary public networking resource between the Canal residents, representatives from governmental and non-profit agencies, and others. The Pickleweed Advisory Committee works in conjunction with the City of San Rafael.

Term:                                       January 2023 through December 2026

                                                    January 2023 through December 2026

                                                                 January 2023 through December 2026

2023 Meeting Schedule:         First Wednesday of every other month at 7pm at the Albert J. Boro Community Center

Eligibility Requirements:         Must be a Canal Neighborhood resident.

May be a Youth Member who shall be a minimum age of a high school 9th grade student.

Application Deadline:              December 21, 2022 or open until filled.

 

ADA Access Advisory Committee

Board Description: The ADA Access Advisory Committee provides valuable input in determining disability policy for the City of San Rafael. The ADA Access Advisory Committee provides input, advises the City on matters relating to people with disabilities, and is a primary public networking resource between persons with disabilities, disability service agencies, representatives from government agencies, and others. Members of the committee represent a broad cross-section of members of the community with disabilities, reflecting multiple disabilities, and the cultural and gender diversity of the wider disability community. The ADA Access Advisory Committee works in conjunction with the City of San Rafael.

Term:                                       November 2022 through October 2026

                                                   November 2022 through October 2026

                                                   November 2022 through October 2026

2023 Meeting Schedule:         First Wednesday of March, June, September and December at 2pm at City Hall.

Eligibility Requirements:         The seven (7) voting ADA Committee members and one (1) alternate shall consist of the following, each having the same duties and responsibilities:

    1. Persons who are, or family members of, City of San Rafael residents with disabilities; and/or
    2. Individuals residing in the City of San Rafael serving persons with disabilities in Marin County; and/or
    3. Property owners, business owners, or individuals residing in the City of San Rafael with expertise and/or affiliations with private or public organizations concerned with issues of accessibility and/or other issues of concern to persons with disabilities; and/or
    4. One member of the Committee may represent the San Rafael business community interest.

Application Deadline:              December 21, 2022 or open until filled.

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