Press release from the City of Eureka:

Notice is hereby given that applications will be accepted for appointments to the following city boards and commissions until filled

Board, Committee or Commission:

  • Art and Culture Commission (2 Vacancies)
  • Board of Appeals (1 Vacancy)
  • Citizen’s Oversight Board on Police Practices (2 Vacancies)
  • Economic Development Commission (3 Vacancies)
  • Eureka Energy Committee (1 Vacancy)
  • Historic Preservation Commission (1 Vacancy)
  • Open Space Parks & Recreation Commission (2 Vacancies)
  • Personnel Commission (1 Vacancy)
  • Transportation Safety Commission (2 Vacancies)

Applications may be obtained by phone or in person from the Mayor’s Office, City of Eureka, 531 “K” Street, Eureka, CA 95501, (707) 441-4175, or may be downloaded from the City Clerk’s website, listed below.

In order to be eligible for appointment to any board or commission, a person must be a qualified registered elector of the City of Eureka, the Humboldt Community Services District or Humboldt County Service Area No. 3, or an owner of a business located within the city limits of the City of Eureka. The mayor shall make the appointments with the approval of a majority of the Council.

Appointments of qualified non-city residents will require a four-fifths (4/5) vote of the Council for confirmation.

Members on Boards and Commissions shall be willing to serve as a civic responsibility and without compensation. No member of any board or commission shall hold any paid office or employment in the city government.

For more information, call the City Clerk at (707) 441-4175, or go to:

Board and Commission Application

Applications will be accepted until filled.