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City Encouraging Residents to Apply for City Commissions

Post Date:01/09/2019 5:28 PM

The City is encouraging residents to get involved and make a difference in their community by applying for open positions on City Commission/Committee/Board seats with terms expiring on March 31, 2019. Terms will start April 1 and typically last four years

Expected openings are on the following:

  • Community Safety Commission
  • Investment Advisory Committee
  • Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Planning Commission
  • Public Arts Commission
  • Sales Tax Oversight Committee
  • Senior Citizens Affairs Commission
  • Traffic Commission
  • Central Vista Business Improvement District 

In accordance with City Council Policies, the Mayor and City Council Members from District 1 and 4 will be making the recommendations for appointments. Recommendations from Districts 2 and 3 will be made in subsequent years.   

Application and Deadline for Submittal

  • Incumbents application deadline: January 31, 2019
  • New applicant deadline: February 10, 2019 
  • City Commission application

Qualifications for Committee/Commission

  • Resident of the City of Vista
  • 18 years of age

Information on the Volunteer Positions 


Kathy Valdez
City Clerk
P: 760.643.5320

Diverse adults - professionals


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