Getting involved in the Town is a great way to give back to our wonderful community and meet new friends. The following Town Boards and Commissions have vacancies for which volunteers are needed:
The Town Council is seeking applicants to the following Boards, Commissions, and Committees.
Capital Program Monitoring Committee – The purpose of the committee is to monitor the implementation of the Town’s capital improvement program, funded by the voter-approved Measure D one-half cent sales tax funds, as well as grant funding, Road Maintenance Fund monies, and Capital project monies. The committee’s charge is to issue an annual public report summarizing the progress of capital improvement projects funded by Measure D, as well as capital improvement projects funded by other sources of Town funding. The committee consists of seven members, representing a wide variety of the community, with a range of skills, knowledge and experience in the following areas: finance (preferably public finance), engineering and/or construction, public relations and communication and familiarity with various aspects of the San Anselmo community. Two Councilmembers and two designated Town staff liaisons will serve in an advisory capacity only. The Committee will meet twice a year review projects. There is one seat available.
Economic Development Committee – The Committee’s charge is to work with local businesses and the community at large toward a vibrant and successful local economy that meets the needs of the residents and visitors of San Anselmo. The Committee has seven members and meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 8:45 a.m. in the Town Council Chambers. There are three seats available.
Historical Commission – The Commission was created to preserve the history of San Anselmo by means of research and the collection and organization of information, photographs and artifacts concerning the Town’s development. The Commission consists of eleven members, including one youth member and meets at 7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month in the Historical Museum, located on the first floor of the Library. There is one seat available.
Parks & Recreation – The Commission advises the Council and the Parks & Recreation staff on the planning of recreation activities, the development of Town parks and management of public lands. The Commission consists of seven members, plus two youth members and meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Hall Council Chambers. There are 2 seats available.
Quality of Life – The Quality of Life Commission was established to promote sustainability by enhancing opportunities for sustainable practices in San Anselmo, to secure a high quality of life for San Anselmo residents and simultaneously meeting environmental, economic and community needs. The Commission consists of seven members, plus two youth members and meets regularly on the third Monday at 7:00 p.m. in Historical Museum, located on the first floor of the Library. There are 4 seats available.