Apply to Serve on a City Commission or Committee

At the beginning of each year, the City Council holds interviews to fill upcoming term expirations on the City's Commissions, Committees, and representative seats on regional boards.

There are upcoming term expirations on the following:

  • Planning Commission (two positions)
  • Parks & Recreation Commission (two positions)
  • Supplemental Sales Tax Oversight Commission (three positions)
  • Historic Landmarks Committee (three positions)
  • Art in Public Places Committee (one position)
  • Finance Advisory Committee (two positions)
  • Traffic Safety Advisory Committee (two positions)
  • County Library Commission (one Orinda representative)
  • Contra Costa County Advisory Council on Aging (one Orinda representative)

Interested citizens are encouraged to apply by filling out a Statement of Interest by January 13, 2023.

For a description of the various City Commissions/Committees please click here.

Click here to view and print out Statement of Interest to submit to the City Clerk at