COMMISSION VACANCIES

TEN SEATS OPEN ON CITY COMMISSIONS

Applications accepted through April 28

The city of Temple City is accepting applications to fill ten (10) positions on the following commissions:

  • Three seats on the Planning Commission, which has decision-making authority over a variety of development proposals. Commissioners advise the city council on programs, policies and issues relating to planning, development and land-use regulation. The commission meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 7:30 p.m.

  • Three seats on the Parks and Recreation Commission, which delivers recommendations to city council on the development and oversight of parks facilities and recreational programming. The commission meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.

  • Four seats (three upcoming vacancies and an existing vacant seat set to expire on June 30, 2018) on the Transportation and Public Safety Commission, which makes decisions on administrative and parking citations, and issues recommendations regarding the administration of public safety programs. The commission meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 7:30 p.m.

Eligibility is open to Temple City residents. Commissioners serve without compensation for two-year terms effective July 1, 2017. The city does cover commissioner costs for training and conferences as resources allow.

Applications can be downloaded here or obtained during normal business hours from the city clerk’s office in city hall at 9701 Las Tunas Dr. The deadline for submitting an application is 5 p.m. on Friday, April 28. The city council will select commissioners through an interview process.

For more information, call the city clerk’s office at (626) 285-2171.