City of Concord California


News Release



May 19, 2017

Residents sought to serve on two Concord commissions


The Concord City Council has announced the opening of recruitment for the Community Services Commission and the Parks, Recreation and Open Space Commission.

The Community Services Commission is looking for four members willing to service four-year terms ending June 30, 2021 and one member willing to serve a two-year term ending June 30, 2019. Community Services Commission members identify housing, neighborhood and social services needs within the community; review funding requests, advising the City Council on the allocation of Federal Community Development Block Grant monies for programs and projects; and monitor the performance of funded programs.  Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Civic Center, 1950 Parkside Drive.

The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Commission is seeking three members to serve four-year terms ending June 30, 2021. The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Committee advises the City Council on matters related to public parks, open space, recreation and youth; reviews and recommends Council action to develop, modify, and/or improve City parks; promotes recreation and park programs, assesses park and recreation needs, and recommends capital improvement projects and fees.

Applications forms are available from the City’s website at www.cityofconcord.org/BCApplications .



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