City of Redwood City Opens Recruitment Tomorrow for Various Boards, Commissions and Committees
City Urges Residents Seeking to Make a Difference in their Community to Apply by Jan. 31, 2017
REDWOOD CITY, CALIF.- Looking to make a difference? The City of Redwood City announced today the recruitment period to various open seats on advisory boards, commissions and committees. The City will start accepting online applications starting tomorrow, Jan. 4 for one vacancy on the Board of Building Review and two vacancies on the Housing and Human Concerns Committee.
"Having engaged residents working on our Boards, Commissions and Committees is critical to getting the local expertise and input we need to help the City move our community forward," said John Seybert, City of Redwood City mayor. "I urge residents looking to make a direct impact to apply."
All members serve without compensation and cannot hold any other public office or position in the City while serving. Disclosing economic interests is a requirement to serve on any City Board, Commission, or Committee. All volunteer positions listed below are appointed by the City Council. Applicants will be asked to interview with the City Council before formal appointment.
Recruitment begins tomorrow, Jan. 4, 2017, and runs through Jan. 31, 2017 for these openings below. Use the links below to learn more about each advisory body:
For more information call 650-780-7220 or go here
For more information about the City of Redwood City, go here
About the City of Redwood City
The City of Redwood City is a San Francisco Bay Area community located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the technology-rich region extending from the San Francisco Peninsula to the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Redwood City is the third largest city within the County of San Mateo, with 82,881 residents. The city enjoys an average of 255 sunny days a year, which it boasts via the city slogan: "Climate Best by Government Test". Incorporated in 1867, Redwood City will mark its Sesquicentennial Year with celebrations beginning in May 2017.Redwood City is home to the San Mateo County History Museum (located in the county's old courthouse) and the only active deep water port within the south bay of San Francisco. The city's vibrant downtown, quickly becoming known as the entertainment hub of the San Francisco Peninsula, offers residents, visitors, and businesses a unique retail, entertainment, and restaurant experience. For more information, visit the City of Redwood City's website at www.redwoodcity.org, or follow Redwood City on Twitter, @Redwood City, and on Facebook.