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.
Flood Committee – The charge of the Flood Committee is to serve as the Town’s expert representatives on flooding and storm water management issues, to become informed on the hydrologic conditions that affect flooding in San Anselmo, to evaluate possible solutions and to make recommendations to the Town Council. Applicants are recruited from professionals in the fields of engineering, hydrology, flood control and other areas of expertise that relate to the control of storm water. This round we are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in local banking or lending and a local insurance agency, to assist with the FEMA Community Rating System (CRS) Program for Public Information (PPI). The committee consists of 7 members and meets on an as needed basis. There are five seats available.
Library Parcel Tax Oversight Committee - The purpose of the oversight committee is to ensure transparency and accountability to the voters by reviewing the collection and expenditure of Library tax revenues. The group meets twice a year to review the library budget. There are two 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 7 members, plus one youth member 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 three seats available.