Brentwood: Applications Available for City Commissions

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BRENTWOOD, CA – The City of Brentwood is accepting applications from interested citizens for the following Commissions and Boards. Applicants must reside within the city limits.

Planning Commission: Applicants for this Commission must reside within the incorporated city limits. This five-member Commission meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. The Commission recommends plans for the regulation of future growth, development and design of the city, and carries out the provisions of the General Plan and the Zoning Ordinance. Three Commission appointments are currently available (three vacancies due to term expirations on 12/31/2018). Should other vacancies occur in 2018, the list of applicants from this application period may be used. Application deadline: Friday, November 9, 2018.

Arts Commission: The Arts Commission is an advisory Commission to the City Council made up of five (5) Brentwood citizens. Applicants for this Commission must reside within the city limits. This Commission meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Arts Commissioners make recommendations on arts. Commissioners should be knowledgeable about and represent a cross section and distribution of membership among the major art and cultural fields which may include one or more of the following art disciplines: architectural arts, dance, art education, fiber arts, literature, music, painting, performing arts, photography, ceramics, sculpture, murals, visual, functional art, and crafts. Three Commission appointments are currently available (three vacancies due to term expirations on 12/31/2018). Application deadline: Friday, November 9, 2018.

Park and Recreation Commission: The Park and Recreation Commission is an advisory commission to the City Council made up of five (5) Brentwood citizens. Applicants for this Commission must reside within the city limits. This Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of each month. The Commission makes recommendations on park and recreation facility designs, use of City parks and recreation facilities, and provides feedback and recommendations in regard to program and facility rules, regulations, policies, and procedures. Two Commission appointments are currently available (two vacancies due to terms expirations on 12/31/2018). Application deadline: Friday, November 9, 2018.

Brentwood Neighborhood Committee: The Brentwood Neighborhood Committee (BNC) is an advisory committee made up of residents from the city’s 53 neighborhoods. Meetings begin at 6:00 pm and are held on the second Wednesday of each month in the Brentwood Community Center Conference Room at 35 Oak Street. The committee serves on special task forces to study city issues and works on projects such as the committee’s “Home of the Season” program, National Night Out, and assists with the annual Christmas tree lighting. Application deadline: Ongoing Applications are available at City Hall, 150 City Park Way, or by calling 925.516.5400, or on our website www.brentwoodca.gov.

For additional information, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 925.516.5400 or via e-mail at [email protected]