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City of Redwood City Recruiting One Additional Seat on Senior Affairs Commission

Interested Applicants Must Apply by April 5, 2017

Post Date:03/03/2017 2:53 PM


March 3, 2017

Media Contact:

Jeanne Sullivan




Interested Applicants Must Apply by April 5, 2017

REDWOOD CITY, CALIF.- The City of Redwood City announced today an additional seat opening for their current advisory Boards, Commissions and Committees recruitment period. In addition to the nine BCC seats announced Wednesday, the City is now recruiting for a seat on the Senior Affairs Commission. The person selected will serve on the commission until May 31, 2020.

Recruitment for this seat runs now through April 5 for this commission, which encourages, fosters, facilitates, establishes and maintains programs for the enhancement of all matters relating to the social, economic, and personal wellbeing of the City's senior population. Learn more about their duties and responsibilities here.

All BCC 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. This position is appointed by the City Council, which may elect to interview all applicants before formal appointment.

To apply go here:

For more information call Silvia Vonderlinden, City Clerk, 650-780-7220 or visit the city's website at  

For more information about the City of Redwood City, visit:


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, or follow Redwood City on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook.

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