Current Openings on Commissions and Boards

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Redlands encourages residents to apply for a position on the following commissions and/or boards.
 

Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position on these commissions may click on the following link to obtain an application. Applications may also be obtained in person at the City Manager's Office, City Hall, 35 Cajon Street, Suite 200. For more information please call 909-798-7510.

DEADLINE FOR FILING APPLICATIONS IS NOTED BELOW

Commission/Board Application

MUNICIPAL UTILITIES/PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION

The Municipal Utilities/Public Works Commission serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council and advises and assists the Municipal Utilities and Engineering Director, City Manager and other city departments by providing citizen review and input concerning all aspects of the management and operation of public works projects and facilities, thereby providing a direct channel for utilization of the citizen expertise available in the community.

This Commission meets on the first Monday of even-numbered months at 4:00 p.m.

Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position on this commission may request application forms from the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, 35 Cajon Street, Suite 200,  Phone:  798-7510, or by downloading an application from the City’s website at www.cityofredlands.org.

Deadline for filing applications is December 8, 2017.


LIBRARY BOARD

The Board consists of five members, appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the City Council.  The trustees hold office for three-year terms.    One member of the board is selected as President of the board.


The State Education Code mandates that "the public library shall be managed by a board of library trustees."    The Library Board meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.

The Board may make and enforce all rules, regulations and bylaws necessary for the administration, government and protection of the library and all property belonging thereto.  The Board may administer trusts created for the Library and receive gifts by devise or bequests, hold property in trust in California or elsewhere, and dispose of property for the benefit of the Library.  Since 1922, the Trustees have managed an Endowment Fund, income from which supplements and enriches the Library's programs, acquisitions and well-being. 

By City Council resolution in 1932 affirming Robert Watchorn's Deed of Gift, the Library Trustees administer the Lincoln Memorial Shrine.  In 2001, by City Council resolution, the Trustees also administer the Redlands Municipal Museum.

 Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position on this commission may request application forms from the City Manager's Office, City Hall, 35 Cajon Street, Suite 200 or by phone at 798-7510, or from the City's website www.cityofredlands.org

Deadline for filing applications is December 19, 2017.


CULTURAL ARTS COMMISSION

The Cultural Arts Commission promotes public interest in arts, recommends new arts programs and sources of funding for those programs, assists the City Council by recommending policies to encourage, develop and support the arts in Redlands, and advises the City Council in the administration of the City's "Art in Public Places" program.

The Cultural Arts Commission meets bi-monthly on the second Monday of odd-numbered months at 4:00 p.m.  Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position on this commission may request application forms from the City Manager's Office, City Hall, 35 Cajon Street, Suite 200, or by phone 798-7510, or from the City’s website at www.cityofredlands.org

Deadline for filing applications is December 19, 2017.


HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION

The Human Relations Commission was established to foster peaceful relations among persons of different races and national origins. 
This commission serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council and to aid the City in achieving better human relations by providing assistance to all persons or groups in promoting good will and better relations among all people. 

The Human Relations Commission meets on the third Monday of odd-numbered months at 5:45 p.m.

Residents interested in applying for the non-salaried position on this commission may request application forms from the City Manager's Office, City Hall, 35 Cajon Street, Suite 200 or by phone at 798-7510 or from the City’s website at www.cityofredlands.org

Deadline for filing applications is December 19, 2017.