About our Finance Commission | Watch Finance Commission Meetings
The Finance Commission participates in the budget review process and, at the request of the City Council and Finance Director, evaluates special projects for financial consequences, assesses alternatives and makes appropriate recommendations.
About our Planning Commission | Watch Archived Commission Meetings
The Planning Commission reviews and takes action on planning applications and makes recommendations to the City Council on land use issues.
About our Parks & Recreation Commission | Watch Parks & Recreation Commission Meetings
The Parks and Recreation Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on matters pertaining to Belmont's Park and Recreation programs.
About our Parking & Traffic Safety Committee
This committee is comprised of senior members of the Department of Public Works, Police Department, and Fire Department. Residents are invited to attend the PTSC meeting to discuss their requests ranging from installation of traffic signs, red zones, traffic improvements, parking and speeding issues. The committee reviews conformance and guidelines, performs field investigation, checks accident data, and forwards recommendations to City Council.
About our Infrastructure Repair Ad-Hoc Committee
The Infrastructure Repair Ad-Hoc assists the City Council in identifying alternatives for funding the capital investment needed of the City’s infrastructure, selects and oversees the work of a public opinion pollster regarding a potential revenue measure, makes recommendations to Council based on the pollster’s survey results and provides guidance on post-survey electoral activities with respect to funding alternatives, if needed.
APPLYING FOR A VACANCY
Applications must be submitted to be considered for one of the Commissions. The City Council generally interviews for commission appointments in the spring. Youth applicants for the Parks and Recreation Commission must have a consent form signed by their Parent/Guardian at the time they submit their application. Applications may be obtained at the Belmont City Clerk's Office, One Twin Pines Lane, Suite 375, Belmont, CA 94002, or by calling (650)595-7413. Incumbent Commissioners are eligible to reapply for additional terms.
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