Boards & Commissions

Commission Recruitment:

The City Clerk’s office is accepting applications for the below Boards and Commissions.  Pursuant to City Council Policy 1.9b, the City Council invites applications from current commission members and interested citizens.  

PLANNING COMMISSION

One full term expiring August 31, 2026.  The Planning Commission is composed of seven members who advise the City Council regarding a full range of development-related issues, including amendments to the City’s General Plan and Zoning Ordinance.  Regular meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the City Council Chamber of City Hall.  In addition to the regular meetings, study sessions are held periodically.  Additionally, members are periodically asked to serve on Planning Commission committees, including the Site and Architectural Review Committee.  Applicants should give full consideration to the time commitment required for service on this commission.  Eligibility Requirement:  Campbell resident and at least 18 years of age.

The selection process will take place during August 2022.  Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office, or at the city’s website: https://www.ci.campbell.ca.us/157/Boards-Commissions, and must be returned no later than Friday, July 22, 2022, by 5:00 p.m.  For further information, please call the City Clerk's Office at (408) 866‑2117 or ClerksOffice@campbellca.gov.

CIVIC IMPROVEMENT COMMISSION

Three full terms expiring August 31, 2026. The Civic Improvement Commission is composed of seven members who advise the City Council and cooperate with other governmental agencies regarding issues related to cultural needs, health and welfare services, beautification, environment, library needs, historical needs and problems of youth and senior citizens.  The Civic Improvement Commission identifies community needs and problems within the scope of concerns assigned to the Commission.  Regular meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the City Council Chamber of City Hall. In addition to the regular meetings, there are active Subcommittees which require participation and engagement. The time commitment to serve on the Civic Improvement Commission is approximately three to four hours per month. To be eligible for appointment on this volunteer advisory commission, applicants must reside within Campbell City limits and be at least eighteen years of age.

The selection process will take place during August 2022.  Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office, or at the city’s website: https://www.ci.campbell.ca.us/157/Boards-Commissions, and must be returned no later than Friday, July 22, 2022, by 5:00 p.m.  For further information, please call the City Clerk's Office at (408) 866‑2117 or ClerksOffice@campbellca.gov.

BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Two full terms expiring August 31, 2026. The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee is composed of five members. The committee guides the development of bicycle and pedestrian planning and policies for the City. They also make recommendations to the City Council in the use of funds for bicycle and pedestrian related capital projects. To be eligible for appointment on this volunteer advisory committee, applicants must reside within Campbell City limits and be at least 18 years of age. The Committee meets on an as needed basis, but general meets bi-monthly. The Traffic Engineer Division of the Public Works Department provides the primary staff support and assists on as-needed basis.

Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office, or at the city’s website: https://www.ci.campbell.ca.us/157/Boards-Commissions and the deadline to submit applications is Friday, July 22, 2022 by 5:00 p.m. or until a sufficient number of applications are received. For further information, please contact publicworks@campbellca.gov.

RENTAL INCREASE FACT FINDING COMMITTEE

The City Clerk’s office is continuing to accept applications for the RENTAL INCREASE FACT FINDING COMMITTEE for both Tenant and Landlord representatives. The Committee is composed of five members selected by the City Council to assist in resolving disputes which are presented to the City by petition.  The Committee is composed of two tenant representatives, two landlord representatives, and one neutral representative who shall act as Chairperson.  A tenant member shall not participate in a proceeding involving a landlord from whom he or she rents residential property. Members shall serve without monetary remuneration. Tenant applicants must be a tenant and live within the Campbell City limits.  Landlord applicants must own rental property in the City of Campbell.

This Committee meets on an as-needed basis only.  The application period will remain open until filled. Applications may be obtained from the City Clerk's Office, or on the City’s website: https://www.ci.campbell.ca.us/157/Boards-Commissions. For further information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (408) 866-2117 or email clerksoffice@campbellca.gov