Applications for advisory bodies are always welcome. You may submit an application to the City Clerk at any time; applications are retained for one year. Applicants are required to attend a meeting of the Advisory Body for which they plan to apply, prior to submitting an application. Members must reside within the Livermore city limits, with the exception of the Livermore Area Youth Advisory Commission (youth members must attend Livermore schools and are not required to be residents of the city).
When a vacancy occurs, applicants will be contacted by the City Clerk's Office to arrange an interview with the City Council Subcommittee.
Upon completion of the interview process, the City Council Subcommittee makes a recommendation at a regular meeting of the City Council for confirmation of the appointment and the new volunteer is administered the Oath of Office.
Commission for the Arts – The Commission for the Arts encourages and facilitates cultural programs that enrich the community. The Commission promotes Livermore as a vibrant and stimulating environment for artists and audiences, young and old, to experience the performing, visual, and literary arts.
Next meeting: September 26, 2017, 4:30 pm, Civic Center Library, 1188 S. Livermore Avenue, Livermore
Livermore Housing Authority – (One regular vacancy and one vacancy for tenant at least 62 years of age) - The Housing Authority administers and oversees the 125 low-income housing units at Leahy Square. Additionally, the Authority oversees the Section Eight Certificate Program and the Voucher Program for subsidized housing.
Next meeting: October 11, 2017, 5:30 pm, 3203 Leahy Way, Livermore
Human Services Commission - The Human Services Commission provides a forum for discussion of community social needs, monitors the expenditure of Housing and Human Services funds, assists local agencies in procuring grants, and submits an annual report to City Council on the status of social conditions and progress toward achieving solutions to the community’s human needs.
Next meeting: October 10, 2017, 7:00 pm, Multi-Service Center, 3311 Pacific Avenue, Livermore
Applications are due to the City Clerk’s office by 5:00 pm on October 13, 2017.
Must attend at least one meeting of the advisory body applying for before submitting an application and must reside within the Livermore city limits.
Interviews will be held the evening of October 19, 2017.
To complete an application for the Commission for the Arts, please click here.
To complete an application for the Planning Commission, please click here.
To complete an application for the Youth Advisory Commission, please click here.
To complete an application for all other advisory bodies, please click here.
Please note that some advisory body members are required to file a Statement of Economic Interests (Form 700), a public document disclosing certain business, property and investment holdings which might conflict with the member's decisions.