Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Vacancies are established when terms expire or when an incumbent leaves the position prior to term expiration. Incumbents may re-apply when their terms expire. Vacancies have or will occur on the following commissions and/or committees:

Civic Action Commission

The Civic Action Commission primarily organizes major City events such as Community Service Day and the “Sunset by the Lake” Summer Concerts. Its Diversity subcommittee has held a series of virtual Social Justice conversations.  Candidates may be residents or business persons with a business in Pleasant Hill, or nonresidents living outside the corporate limits but within the City’s sphere of influence, and be able and willing to participate in the planning, setup and cleanup of events and programs encouraging active citizen participation in improving the quality of life in the city. The Commission meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.* One vacancy: unfilled term through February 2024. 

Application deadline: Wednesday, September 21, 2022. 

Notice of Vacancy
Civic Action Commission Webpage
Commission-Committee Application 

Measure K Oversight Committee (Chamber of Commerce Member)

Participation on the Measure K Oversight Committee is a way for a busy person to give back to the community with a minimal time commitment. The committee meets two to four times per year, and reviews financial reports to confirm fund expenditures are used towards the new Pleasant Hill library or infrastructure improvements as approved by residents at the November 8, 2016 election.  The seven-member committee meets semi-annually, and the meetings are currently held via teleconference. The specific vacancy available is for a member of the Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce, with a business in Pleasant Hill.

For more information on the vacancy,  please click on the link below, and to apply, click on the online application specific to the Measure K Oversight Committee below. 

Application deadline: Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Notice of Vacancy - Chamber Member - Measure K Oversight Committee
Measure K Oversight Committee Information
Measure K Oversight Committee Application

Commission Appointments

For commission, committee and board term dates, view the Local Appointments List

Applications and Appointment Process  

The City of Pleasant Hill accepts applications for City Commissions on a continuous basis. When vacancies occur, the Interview and Nominating Committee (Committee), a sub-committee of the City Council, reviews applications and interviews qualified candidates. The Committee forwards a recommendation to City Council for final appointments, unless the position is a County or regional committee or board, in which case a recommendation is forwarded from City Council to the appropriate governing body for final appointment. 

Online applications for City commissions or committees are provided below, and can be submitted at any time for any of the commissions listed on the form or advertised by the City unless stated otherwise, and will be kept on file for up to one year or until the recruitment period is complete. For more information, or to submit an application for a regional committee, please contact Juanita Davalos at or call 925-671-5283.

* Meetings are currently being held via teleconference (Zoom) until further notice. Check agendas posted for current meetings for updated information.


Commission-Committee  Application
Measure K Oversight Committee Application
CCTA Citizens Advisory Application