Boards, Commissions, & Committees
Boards, Commissions, and Committees Open Seats
The City of Gilroy is currently recruiting to fill volunteer opportunities on various Boards, Committees, and Commissions seats that are currently vacant.
EligibilityTo be eligible for appointment to any board or commission (Except for Youth Commission), a person shall be a qualified registered elector of the City (Gilroy Charter Section 900).*
*Staff will be verifying with the registrar of voters database to confirm the applicant's voter registration status within the City.
Eligibility on the Youth CommissionTo be eligible for appointment to the Youth Commission, a person must live in the Gilroy Unified School District and who will be between 13-19 years of age during the year following their appointment.
City Council will interview applicants at a City Council Meeting held in person.
2023 ANNUAL RECRUITMENT
The City of Gilroy has a number of advisory bodies, each with distinct responsibilities. The primary purpose of these advisory bodies is to gather information, weigh public input, and examine issues in depth to render a recommendation to the City Council and the City Administrator.
Applications for our nine (9) advisory bodies are submitted electronically using the forms below and can be submitted anytime throughout the year.
County or Regional Advisory Bodies Open Seats
The City of Gilroy is currently recruiting to fill volunteer opportunities on various county regional bodies that are currently vacant.
|Sourcewise Advisory Council||N/A|
|Valley Transportation Authority Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee||N/A|
|Citizens Advisory Committee||Three (3) seats with term expiring 12/31/2026|
One (1) seat with term expiring 12/31/2024
Sourcewise Advisory Council
To be eligible for an appointment, a person shall be a resident within the City Limits of Gilroy and at least 60 years of age (age requirement may be waived if an applicant is close to the age of 60).
Valley Transportation Authority Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee
To be eligible for an appointment, a person shall be a resident within the City Limits of Gilroy and interest in cycling and/or pedestrian activities and policies.
Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) To be eligible for an appointment, a person shall be a San Mateo or Santa Clara County resident. Residents interested in joining the advisory committee can find the application on the CAC web page or by calling 650-508-6347. Applications are due by Friday, August 25, 2023. For more information, visit Citizens Advisory Committee | Caltrain.