Boards & Commissions

Carmel-by-the-Sea Board Meeting

Carmel-by-the-Sea City Commissions

There are currently five Boards and Commissions: Community Activities & Cultural, Forest and Beach, Planning Commission, Historic Resources Board, and the Harrison Memorial Library Board of Trustees, which advise and assist the City Council in dealing with specific projects, policies, and issues. Terms for the City’s Boards and Commissions expire September 30 of each year.

Current vacancies:

-          Forest and Beach Commission (1) vacancy, term ending September 30, 2019

-          Historic Resources Board (1) vacancy, term ending September 30, 2017

Applications for the two vacancies will be accepted through 5:00PMFriday, October 21, 2016. Applications are available here.

Interviews will be held Tuesday, May 24, Wednesday, May 25, and Thursday, May 26, 2016.

For further information about serving on a Board or Commission, check out the Board and Commission Member Handbook  or contact Ashlee Wright, City Clerk, at (831) 620-2016 or