Commission Recruitment


Subject :

Commission Recruitment
Contact : Linda Rodriguez, Interim City Clerk, City Clerk    (559) 585-2515
The Hanford City Council is recruiting for individuals to serve on various Commissions for terms expiring on December 31, 2012. Vacancies are for the following Commissions: 

Planning Commission (1 seat) Neil Jennings 
Parking & Traffic Commission (1 seat) Richard Butts 
Parks & Recreation Commission (3 seats) Lean Forte, Eddie Brieno, and Richard Douglas 
Tree Commission (2 seats) Erin Bell and Stacy Gaston (vacated position) 

Members are nominated by the Mayor and appointed by the full Council; must be a resident of the City throughout their term; and shall have no connection with City Government. Applicants are advised that a Statement of Economic Interests (F.P.P.C. Form 700) will be required upon assuming office. Pursuant to State law, any person newly appointed shall successfully complete a course in ethics training approved by the Fair Political Practices Commission and the Attorney General. Each member is required to complete this training every two years. 

Applications and Commission duties are available at the City Clerk’s Office, City Hall, 319 N. Douty Street, or at the City website: Applications must be returned to the City Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 12, 2012. 

For further information and assistance regarding this appointment, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at (559) 585-2515. 

Citizens interested in serving on a Commission are encouraged to contact the Mayor and each City Councilmember regarding their interest and qualifications.