Boards & Commissions

Carmel-by-the-Sea Board Meeting

Carmel-by-the-Sea City Commissions

There are currently six Boards and Commissions: Community Activities & Cultural, Forest and Beach, Planning Commission, Historic Resources Board, the Harrison Memorial Library Board of Trustees, and Hospitality Improvement District Advisory Board, which advise and assist the City Council in dealing with specific projects, policies and issues. Vacancies on various Boards and Commissions occur in October of each year. Unscheduled vacancies can occur throughout the year.

Current Vacancies:

-       Planning Commission (term ending 2017) 1 vacancy

-       Community Activities and Cultural Commission (term ending 2018) 1 vacancy

-       Harrison Memorial Library Board of Trustees (term ending 2019) 1 vacancy

-       Historic Resources Board (term ending 2016) 1 vacancy

Applications for the four vacancies will be accepted through 5:00PM, Friday, May 20, 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