Pinole encourages citizens to become involved with their community. One way is to serve in an advisory capacity on a board or committee. The City is accepting applications for the following boards:
- Community Services Commission
(3 positions; Two-year term)
The Community Services Commission is comprised of 7 members, who must be Pinole residents. The Commission serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council in matters pertaining to public recreation, parks, art, cultural & historical activities, public access television activities, senior & youth activities, and community services.
The Community Services Commission meets monthly on the 4th Wednesday at 5 p.m.
- Traffic & Pedestrian Safety Committee (TAPS)
(1 positions; Two-year term)
The Pinole Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Committee is currently a 5 member panel of Pinole residents and/or business owners who recommend or review action on traffic safety, traffic control and planning, speed limits, parking and other traffic related matters. The Committee makes recommendations to the City Council on traffic and pedestrian changes and matters referred for study.
The Committee meets on the third Wednesday, at 7:00 p.m. every other month.
Application materials are available at Pinole City Hall, and may be downloaded below.
Completed application and supplemental questionnaire are to be submitted to the City Clerk’s office, 2131 Pear Street, Pinole. A subcommittee of the City Council will conduct interviews and appointments will be made at a City Council meeting.
These positions are open until filled.
- Contra Costa Library Commission
(Delegate and Alternate Representatives for the City of Pinole; Two-year term as a Delegate or Alternative Delegate)
The Purpose of the Contra Costa Library Commission is to serve in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian. To provide community linkage to the County Library. To establish a forum for the community to express its views regarding the goals and operations of the County Library. To assist the Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian to provide library services based on public need and the develop and recommend proposals to the Board of Supervisors and County Librarian for the betterment of the County Library, including efforts to ensure a stable and adequate funding level for County Libraries.
Further information about the Contra Costa Library Commission is available at http://guides.ccclib.org/Commission
The Contra Costa Library Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September, November) at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Branch Library Offices in Pleasant Hill CA 94023.
Letters of Interest should be mailed to the City Clerk's Office, 2131 Pear Street, Pinole CA 94564. Interested parties must be residents of Pinole.
- For More Information on any Board appointment, contact:
Rosa G. Acosta, City Clerk - (510) 724-8928 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org