Clayton City Council invited applications for Contra Costa County Library Commission



The City Council of Clayton

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Term: March 2018 through June 2023

The County Library Commission is organized under the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors and was created to serve in an advisory capacity to: provide a community linkage, establish a forum for the community to express views regarding the goals and operations of the County Library, assist the Board of Supervisors and the County Librarian to provide library services based on assessed public need, and develop and recommend proposals to the Board of Supervisors and County Librarian.

Members are appointed by the city council from each of the nineteen (19) cities in the County of Contra Costa. The standard term of each member’s appointment is two years; each member is a volunteer and receives no stipend or compensation. An appointment will be made to fill the vacated seat of Clayton’s membership.

  • The regular meetings of the Contra Costa Library Commission are held the fourth Thursday of every odd-numbered month, 7:00 pm, at the Contra Costa County Library Headquarters, 1750 Oak Park Blvd., Pleasant Hill, CA or other designed location.
  • An applicant must be at least 18 years of age, a registered voter, and a resident of Clayton.
  • There is only one (1) Clayton Commissioner position with a term of appointed office expiring June 30, 2023.
  • Applications filed become a public record and are subject to public disclosure on request.

An application may be obtained:

In person:              Clayton City Hall 6000 Heritage Trail

By mail:                Call City offices at (925) 673-7300


Interested citizens are invited to return a completed application to the City Clerk by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018. Individual interview of each applicant will be conducted by the full City Council, which meeting is open to the public and tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, 2018 in the early evening. Final appointment is expected to be made later that evening at the City Council’s regular public meeting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.

Please click here for more information including the Application.