Applications are now being accepted from City of Ojai residents and Ojai Valley residents for the following volunteer positions, for four-year terms:

Historic Preservation Commissioner (one opening)

Applications are now being accepted from City of Ojai residents for the following volunteer positions, for four-year terms:

Parks and Recreation Commissioner (one opening)

Fiscal Policy Budget Committee Member (one opening)

Building Appeals Board Member (four openings)

Applications are now being accepted from residents living within the boundaries of the Ojai Unified School District for the following volunteer position, for a one-year term:

Parks and Recreation Youth Commissioner (one opening)

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Descriptions:

Parks and Recreation Commissioner and Youth Commissioner

Develops recreation programs and activities; reviews policies and plans for parks and public areas, and serves as an advisory body to the City Council. Youth Commissioner must be a full-time high school junior or senior living within the boundaries of the Ojai Unified School District. Youth Commissioner serves a one-year term.

Meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at Ojai City Hall.

Historic Preservation Commissioner

Makes recommendations regarding landmark, property and structure protection; holds public hearings to identify historic landmarks, districts, and points of interest, and takes appropriate action to preserve and investigate structures of possible historic significance.

Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at Ojai City Hall.

Fiscal Policy Budget Committee Member

Reviews fiscal issues, trends and audit findings in detail, and provides appropriate recommendations to the City Council.

Meetings are held annually or as needed.

Building Appeals Board Member

Considers appeals relating to the City’s building code and other regulations governing use, maintenance and changes of building occupancy.

Meetings occur when an appeal is filed or when the City Building Official requests advisory comments. These meetings typically occur monthly.

To obtain an application, please visit the City’s website at www.ojaicity.org/commission-vacancies/ or contact the City Clerk’s Office at gdavis@ojaicity.org or (805) 646-5581 x120.